Monday, December 1, 2008
By using the data that users give to obtain a YouTube account one can find outwhat the demographics of YouTube’s users are. YouTube’s audience is currently 69% male verse 31%female. Users eighteen year of age or younger comprise the largest portion of YouTube’s users, at 32%. Users aged thirty five to forty five represent the second biggest audience at 27%. People aged eighteen to twenty five account for 11% of users, people aged fifty five to sixty five account for 10% of users, people aged eighteen to twenty five account for 8%of user s so do people aged forty five to fifty five, and people aged sixty five and older represent the last 4% of users. According to Nielsen Net Ratings, weekly U.S. Web traffic to youtube.com grew from 7.3 to 12.8 million unique visitors the week ending July 16.