Stats amazing

The Red Bulletin’s “10 years of YouTube” special continues with a look at the mid-boggling numbers behind the biggest moving image provider in the world

1 Billion 

people use YouTube a month

50 Percent

of all hits come from mobile devices

400 Years

years’ worth of video material is scanned for copyright infringements on a daily basis

2 Billion 

“Gangnam Style” by PSY was the first ever video to hit the billion views mark. It currently has over 2.2 billion views. 

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> 1 Million

people earn money via the YouTube Partner Program

300

hours’ worth of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute

90 Million

hits a day come from Saudi Arabia. Nowhere else is YouTube as popular

4 Billion 

hours of video material is watched on YouTube every month. That is roughly 450,000 years. 

61

In so vielen Ländern und Sprachen ist YouTube verfügbar.

2

YouTube is currently behind Google as the 2nd most-used search engine. It has more users than Bing, Yahoo Ask and AOL put together. 

20 Percent 

of users close a video after just ten seconds. 45 % stop watching a video after one minute and 60% after two minutes. 

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