footballfina (footballfina) wrote in omonatheydidnt,

2014 Forbes Power Celebrity 40 Full Rankings

Basic Background:
Forbes Celebrity 40 is determined by first taking the top 100 most searched people of the year (data provided by Nate) and ranking them based on 4 different measures:
1. Sales - estimated based on appearance fees, CF guarantees album sales, etc. + reported overseas income
2. Media exposure - number of apperances in the top 3 newspapers, covers of 8 magazines, Ilgan Sports
3. Television exposure - CF model ranking and appearances on talk shows and variety shows
4. Professionalism - TV ratings for actors/MCs, total audience for movie actors, Gaon digital and physical sales rankings for singers, competition results for athletes

Final list is the 40 celebrities with the highest average ranking across all 4 categories.
*Note that sales especially are subject to error because data may not always be complete.

Occupation is listed as Forbes categorized them.
1. Girls' Generation (singer)
2. Big Bang (singer)
3. Suzy (singer/actress)
4. Ryu Hyun Jin (baseball player)
5. EXO (singer)
6. Choo Shin Soo (baseball player)
7. TVXQ (singer)
8. SHINee (singer)
9. Kim Yuna (figure skater)
10. IU (singer/actress)

11. Park Inbee (golfer)
12. Yoo Jae Suk (gagman)
13. Psy (singer)
14. Lee Seung Gi (actor)
15. CNBlue (singer)
16. Lee Byung Hun (actor)
17. Kim Soo Hyun (actor)
18. Infinite (singer)
19. KARA (singer)
20. Song Kang Ho (actor)
21. Lee Min Ho (actor)
22. Song Heung Min (footballer)
23. Kim Tae Hee (actress)
24. 2NE1 (singer)
25. Hwang Jung Min (actor)
26. Girl's Day (singer)
27. Song Joong Ki (actor)
28. Lee Bo Young (actor)
29. Yoo Jun Sang (actor)
30. Lee Dae Ho (baseball player)
31. Ki Sung Yueng (footballer)
32. Park Ji Sung (footballer)
33. Shin Dong Yup (gagman)
34. Jun Ji Hyun (actress)
35. Han Hyo Joo (actress)
36. Baek Ji Young (singer)
37. Jang Dong Gun (actor)
38. Kim Jun Hyun (gagman)
39. Park Chu Young (footballer)
40. Kim Min Hee (actress)

By occupation:

1. Girls' Generation
2. Big Bang
3. Suzy
4. EXO
6. SHINee
7. IU
8. Psy
9. CNBlue
10. Infinite
11. KARA
12. 2NE1
13. Girl's Day
14. Baek Ji Young

1. Lee Seung Gi
2. Lee Byung Hun
3. Kim Soo Hyun
4. Song Kang Ho
5. Lee Min Ho
6. Kim Tae Hee
7. Hwang Jung Min
8. Song Joong Ki
9. Lee Bo Young
10. Yoo Jun Sang
11. Jun Ji Hyun
12. Han Hyo Joo
13. Jang Dong Gun
14. Kim Min Hee

1. Yoo Jae Suk
2. Shin Dong Yup
3. Kim Jun Hyun

1. Ryu Hyun Jin
2. Choo Shin Soo
3. Kim Yuna
4. Park Inbee
5. Song Heung Min
6. Lee Dae Ho
7. Ki Sung Yueng
8. Park Ji Sung
9. Park Chu Young

Source: contentgallery
Translation: dragonfly0915 @ OH

Queens in their rightful place

Tags: 2ne1, baek ji young, big bang, c.n blue, dong bang shin ki, exo, girls day, girls generation, infinite, iu, kara, kim soo hyun, kim tae hee, kim yu-na, lee byung-hun, lee min ho, lee seung gi, list, psy, shinee, song joong-ki, song kang-ho, suzy, yoo jae suk

  • Post a new comment


    Comments allowed for members only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

← Ctrl ← Alt
Ctrl → Alt →
← Ctrl ← Alt
Ctrl → Alt →