YouTube Facts & Figures
- On April 23, 2005, the first video was uploaded to YouTube. It was called "Me at the Zoo".
- Music videos account for ~20% of all uploads on YouTube.
- The United States accounts for 70% YouTube's user base. And over half of them are under 20 years old.
- Over 2 billion videos are viewed globally daily. In June 2006, there was only 65000 videos watched daily: 1) Today - 2 billion; 2) June 2006 - 65.000.
- YouTube is available in nineteen countries and twelve different languages.
- The average person spends 15 minutes on YouTube each day.
- Every minute, 24 hours of video is uploaded to YouTube. If you wanted to watch all the content on YouTube, you would have to live over 1.000 years.
- The most disliked video on YouTube is: Rebecca Black - Friday (Official Video) 63 million views.
- The most disliked person on YouTube is: Justin Bieber 1.339 million+ views.
- YouTube users the same amount of bandwidth as the entire Internet did in 2000.
Statistics from the YouTube press centre | YouTube.com.