GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Must-Know Facebook Live Video Statistics [Current Data]

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"Live videos on Facebook get 10 times the comments of normal videos."

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"Facebook Live has twice the reach of regular Facebook video posts."

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"Facebook Live has twice the reach of regular Facebook video posts."

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"Facebook Live video view count climbed to 3.5 billion viewers in 2018, quadrupling the daily watch time in a single year."

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"In 2018, there was a 38% increase in Facebook live video broadcasts from businesses accounts, taking the statistic up to 42.7%."

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"29% of viewers aged 35-54 and 23% of viewers aged 55+ use Facebook Live, while only 19% of viewers aged 18-34 watch via Facebook Live."

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"In March 2020, Facebook Live viewers grew by 50%, and the number of marketers using Facebook Live increased from 34% in 2018 to 35% in 2019."

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"Viral funny videos are one of the most popular types of content on Facebook Live."

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"Live videos on Facebook get 10 times the comments of normal videos."

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"Facebook Live videos generate 6 times more interactions than regular video content."

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"In 2017, daily Facebook Live broadcasts doubled year-over-year."

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"In 2016, 3,000 hours of Facebook Live video were streamed per day."

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"Between May and November 2018, Facebook Live had over 3.5 billion total broadcasts."

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"By 2020, 82% of all consumer-internet traffic was on video, which includes Facebook Live."

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"Almost two-thirds of Millennials and Gen X viewers prefer Facebook Live over traditional television."

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"Videos on Facebook get 135% more organic reach than photos."

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"About 20% of all Facebook videos are live broadcasts."

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"Facebook Live videos are viewed 3 times longer than non-live videos on average."

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"Facebook’s algorithm prioritizes live video, showing them at the top of the News Feed."

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"Facebook Live videos were responsible for 10% of overall video consumption on the platform in 2017."

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