Users globally spent over 1,400 years watching Twitch in H1 2021


Video game streaming platform Twitch has continued to gain popularity over the past year attracting more users. The popularity is reflected in the number of hours spent watching various streams on the platform.

According to data compiled by Finbold, users globally cumulatively spent a whopping equivalent of 1,483 years watching Twitch during the first half of 2021. The highest viewership time was recorded in May at 263.18 years. June had the least watching time at 223.82 years.

Elsewhere, January recorded the highest number of active streamers at 9.8 million, while the least value was in June 2021 at 8.2 million. The data on Twitch watching hours is provided by Twitch Tracker, we then converted it into years by month and calculated the cumulative value for 2021 H1.