When Is National Sickie Day?

The internet history of Sickie Day

6th of February is National Sickie Day

  First detected on the 30th of January 2016

  1,258 tweets


Is It Sickie Day Today?

It's Sickie day on the 6th of February.

The most recent detection of references to Sickie Day was 7 months, 1 week ago.

There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 6th of February. In total we detected 80 total unique days being shared such as Kissing Day which had 816 people talking about it, or Frozen Yogurt Day having 810 tweets.


How Is The Date For Sickie Day Calculated?

The day shown for 'National Sickie Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Feb. 6, 2017 across social media making references to 'Sickie Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Sickie, Signing or Chopsticks Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Sickie Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!


I'd Like To Promote National Sickie Day

We've put together the following resources full of nifty tips on how to increase the reach of Sickie Day. The resources include: graphs, badges, and resources on what steps to take to boost Sickie Day's visibility.

Can I Register Sickie Day?

We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Sickie day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.



Is it National Sickie Day Everywhere?

Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.


We're now tracking the sentiment around every mention of Sickie day to show how people feel about Sickie. See if people like Sickie here.
We're detecting how Sickie affects other things more widely than just being a celebrated day. See how Sickie affects company share prices.


Hang On, It Was National Sickie Day Already This Year..!?

Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Sickie Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Sickie Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Sickie day, then the date shown for National Sickie Day, could come up twice :D

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National Sickie Day, on the 6th of February

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