AMERICAN IDIOT by GREEN DAY sales and awards

AMERICAN IDIOT by GREEN DAY has sold 12,459,000 copies in 37 countries. The album sold best in United States (6,649,000 copies), United Kingdom (2,150,000 copies) and Germany (700,000 copies).

SALES RANKINGS

AMERICAN IDIOT certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Argentina 80,000 2x Platinum 13 September, 2004
Argentina
Sales: 80,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 13 September, 2004
Australia 420,000 6x Platinum SEPTEMBER 2006
Australia
Sales: 420,000
Certification / note: 6x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: SEPTEMBER 2006
Austria 60,000 2x Platinum 2 February, 2006
Austria
Sales: 60,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2 February, 2006
Belgium 50,000 1x Platinum 2007
Belgium
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2007
Brazil 50,000 1x Gold 2005
Brazil
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
Canada 600,000 6x Platinum 2005
Canada
Sales: 600,000
Certification / note: 6x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
Denmark 40,000 1x Platinum 2004
Denmark
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2004
Finland 23,133 IFPI Finland
Finland
Sales: 23,133
Certification / note: IFPI Finland
Certification Date / sales as of:
France 200,000 2x Gold 27 September, 2005
France
Sales: 200,000
Certification / note: 2x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 27 September, 2005
Germany 700,000 7x Gold 2019
Germany
Sales: 700,000
Certification / note: 7x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2019
Grecce 20,000 1x Platinum
Grecce
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Hungary 5,000 1x Gold 2005
Hungary
Sales: 5,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
Ireland 120,000 8x Platinum 2005
Ireland
Sales: 120,000
Certification / note: 8x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
Italy 50,000 1x Platinum (Sales since 2009) 2015
Italy
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum (Sales since 2009)
Certification Date / sales as of: 2015
Japan 500,000 2x Platinum October 2005
Japan
Sales: 500,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: October 2005
Mexico 100,000 1x Platinum 13 January, 2006
Mexico
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 13 January, 2006
Netherlands 40,000 1x Gold 2005
Netherlands
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
New Zeland 60,000 4x Platinum
New Zeland
Sales: 60,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Portugal 10,000 1x Gold
Portugal
Sales: 10,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of:
Spain 50,000 1x Gold 2005
Spain
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
Sweden 60,000 1x Platinum 16 February,2005
Sweden
Sales: 60,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 16 February,2005
Switzerland 80,000 2x Platinum 2005
Switzerland
Sales: 80,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
United Kingdom 2,150,000 7x Platinum 10 October, 2014
United Kingdom
Sales: 2,150,000
Certification / note: 7x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 10 October, 2014
United States 6,649,000 6x Platinum 24 January, 2013
United States
Sales: 6,649,000
Certification / note: 6x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 24 January, 2013
Europe (IFPI) 4,000,000 4x Platinum 2007
Europe (IFPI)
Sales: 4,000,000
Certification / note: 4x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2007
Total sales 12,459,000 (in 37 countries)
Total
Sales: 12,459,000
(in 37 countries)