X by ED SHEERAN sales and awards

X by ED SHEERAN has sold 11,879,785 copies in 23 countries. The album sold best in United States (5,000,000 copies), United Kingdom (3,600,000 copies) and Canada (800,000 copies).

SALES RANKINGS

X certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Australia 630,000 9x Platinum
Australia
Sales: 630,000
Certification / note: 9x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Austria 30,000 2x Platinum 14 February, 2018
Austria
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 14 February, 2018
Belgium 15,000 1x Gold 2018
Belgium
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2018
Canada 800,000 1x Diamond October 20, 2021
Canada
Sales: 800,000
Certification / note: 1x Diamond
Certification Date / sales as of: October 20, 2021
Denmark 180,000 9x Platinum 4 January, 2022
Denmark
Sales: 180,000
Certification / note: 9x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 4 January, 2022
Finland 19,618 IFPI Finland
Finland
Sales: 19,618
Certification / note: IFPI Finland
Certification Date / sales as of:
France 200,000 2x Platinum 16 December, 2015
France
Sales: 200,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 16 December, 2015
Germany 750,000 1x Diamond 2021
Germany
Sales: 750,000
Certification / note: 1x Diamond
Certification Date / sales as of: 2021
Hungary 2,000 1x Platinum 2015
Hungary
Sales: 2,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2015
Iceland 624 Year-end lists 2009 - 2019
Iceland
Sales: 624
Certification / note: Year-end lists
Certification Date / sales as of: 2009 - 2019
Italy 150,000 3x Platinum 2020
Italy
Sales: 150,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2020
Korea 7,543 RIAK / Gaon charts
Korea
Sales: 7,543
Certification / note: RIAK / Gaon charts
Certification Date / sales as of:
Mexico 30,000 1x Gold 6 March, 2015
Mexico
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 6 March, 2015
New Zeland 195,000 13x Platinum
New Zeland
Sales: 195,000
Certification / note: 13x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Norway 15,000 1x Gold 21 January, 2015
Norway
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 21 January, 2015
Poland 100,000 1x Diamond 10 August, 2016
Poland
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Diamond
Certification Date / sales as of: 10 August, 2016
Portugal 15,000 1x Platinum 2016
Portugal
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2016
Singapore 40,000 4x Platinum 2020
Singapore
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2020
Spain 20,000 1x Gold 2015
Spain
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2015
Sweden 40,000 1x Platinum 2014
Sweden
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2014
Switzerland 40,000 2x Platinum 2016
Switzerland
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2016
United Kingdom 3,600,000 12x Platinum 9 October, 2020
United Kingdom
Sales: 3,600,000
Certification / note: 12x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 9 October, 2020
United States 5,000,000 5x Platinum November 24, 2021
United States
Sales: 5,000,000
Certification / note: 5x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: November 24, 2021
Europe (IFPI) 2,000,000 2x Platinum 2014
Europe (IFPI)
Sales: 2,000,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2014
Total sales 11,879,785 (in 23 countries)
Total
Sales: 11,879,785
(in 23 countries)

X awards, achievements and accolades

Year Achievement Rank
2014 IFPI - Top 10 global selling albums 2014 3
Year: 2014
Achievement: IFPI - Top 10 global selling albums 2014
Rank: 3
2015 IFPI - Top 10 global selling albums 2015 2
Year: 2015
Achievement: IFPI - Top 10 global selling albums 2015
Rank: 2