Being able to check your rank no matter what your rank can allows us to atleast take a peek into the statistics of the game as far as pop goes.
At 4380 im currently sitting at 5k
My kids account at 2300 is currently sitting at 39k
For reference prior to last season ending 4500 was at 9k and 2300 was at 112k.
The seasons still young so ill update in a few days. We can atleast get an idea of how many are participating in this new season.