Average YouTube video length 2018, by category

This statistic presents the average length of YouTube videos as of December 2018, sorted by category. According to the report, the average video length is at 11.7 minutes. Music content generally had the shortest video length among all categories on the platform, with an average length of 6.8 minutes per video.

Average YouTube video length as of December 2018, by category

Average length in minutes
Gaming24.7
Film and animation19.2
Entertainment12.9
Total11.7
Other9.5
People and blogs8.4
Music6.8
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Sources

Release date

June 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

December 31, 2018

Special properties

publicly available videos

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