Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani is one of the super hit films of Indian cinema. On its opening day, it got a huge response in the multiplexes as well as in single screen theatres. The film took the fourth highest opening at that time and held well throughout its first week. It also grossed an excellent amount in the overseas which ensured a strong worldwide collection.
In its first week, YJHD earned over Rs. 100 crores and that too at a rapid pace. The hit music, positive critic review and a strong word of mouth helped the film to become successful at the box office. It fell by 57% in its second week and also witnessed a decent drop in the third week.
By earning near Rs. 300 crores all over the world in its lifetime, YJHD turned out to be the biggest hit of Ranbir Kapoor's career.