Twitch & YouTube stats expose massive gap between male and female viewership – Dexerto
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Despite the first quarter of 2021 seeing the rise of Rachel ‘Valkyrae’ Hofsetter amongst other female developers, data show that the variation in between female and male banners is still enormous.
While ladies such as Valkyrae and Imane ‘Pokimane’ Anys have actually increased to the upper echelons of streaming, they are surrounded by a frustrating bulk of men. 100 Thieves’iconic content creator Valkyrae topped the charts for the most seen female developer. Félix ‘xQc’ Lengyel tops the charts with 73.2 m, which is more than 6 times Valkyrae’s numbers and the tenth greatest streamer, Ibai ‘ibai’ Llanos, has 21.6 m. In the VTube sphere, nevertheless, female avatars reign supreme.
Across Twitch and YouTube, the two major platforms for livestreamed gaming content, there are a number of standout names, of all genders.
While ladies such as Valkyrae and Imane ‘Pokimane’ Anys have increased to the upper echelons of streaming, they are surrounded by a frustrating bulk of men. In the leading 100 most-watched streamers on Twitch, just 2 are not males: Pokimane and Hafu.
This has been proven in a report of Q1, 2021, in which statistics show that male streamers are, typically, attracting even more viewership than other genders.