The Top 10 Youtubers Worldwide [Infographic]

We all know there are some big Youtube channels out there. Some even have more subscribers than the total population of their country. Do you know all 10 of these youtube channels? Do any of them live near you?


The 10 Most Popular Youtubers Worldwide infographic

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Interesting facts

  • There are as many gaming channels as comedy channels in the Top 10, there are four gaming channels and four comedy channels.
  • Only 2 out of top 10 youtubers are female.
  • Almost half, 4 out of 10, of the 10 most popular youtubers are Spanish channels.
  • Number 2 of this list, HolaSoyGerman, has more Youtube subscribers than the total population of his country. He has 28.5 million subscribers while the total population of Chile is 18.2 million people.
  • The most recently created channel in this top 10 is elRubiusOMG, he started his channel December 20th, 2011. 6.5 years after Youtube was created.
  • The earliest created channel in this top 10 is Smosh, the channel was started on November 19th, 2005. Only 278 days after Youtube was created.
  • Number 1 channel PewDiePie also has the most video views: 12.7 Billion. If you divide that number by the entire population on earth, every person on this planet has, on average, watched 1.71 PewDiePie videos.
  • Number 9 of this list, Vegeta777, has created the most videos of the top 10 youtubers. He has uploaded 3,106 videos.
  • Number 2 of this list, HolaSoyGerman, has created the least amount of videos of this top 10. He has uploaded only 136 videos. That amounts to just under 210.000 new subscribers per video on average.

10 Most Popular Youtubers Worldwide

1. PewDiePie

Location: Brighton, East Sussex, UK

Subscriber count: 46.3 Million subscribers

Category: Gaming

Channel created: April 29th, 2010

Number of videos: 2,889

Total video views: 12.7 Billion

2. HolaSoyGerman

Location: Santiago, Chile

Subscriber count: 28.5 Million subscribers

Category: Comedy

Channel created: September 8th, 2011

Number of videos: 136

Total video views: 2.7 Billion

3. Smosh

Location: Carmichael, California, USA

Subscriber count: 22.3 Million Subscribers

Category: Comedy

Channel created: November 19th, 2005

Number of videos: 714

Total video views: 5.7 Billion

4. elRubiusOMG

Location: Madrid, Spain

Subscriber count: 19.2 Million subscribers

Category: Gaming

Channel created: December 20th, 2011

Number of videos: 632

Total video views: 4 Billion

5. VanossGaming

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Subscriber count: 17.9 Million Subscribers

Category: Gaming

Channel created: September 15th, 2011

Number of videos: 472

Total video views: 5.3 Billion

6. Nigahiga

Location: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Subscriber count: 17.6 Million subscribers

Category: Comedy

Channel created: July 21st, 2006

Number of videos: 278

Total video views: 2.8 Billion

7. JennaMarbles

Location: Sherman Oaks, California, USA

Subscriber count: 16.2 Million subscribers

Category: Comedy

Channel created: February 16th, 2010

Number of videos: 306

Total video views: 2 Billion

8. Yuya

Location: Cuernacava, Mexico

Subscriber count: 15.3 Million Subscribers

Category: Beauty

Channel created: September 20th, 2009

Number of videos: 383

Total video views: 1.5 Billion

9. Vegeta777

Location: Spain

Subscriber count: 14.5 Million subscribers

Category: Gaming

Channel created: March 2nd, 2008

Number of videos: 3,106

Total video views: 5.1 Billion

10. TheFineBros

Location: Los Angeles, California, USA

Subscriber count: 14.2 Million subscribers

Category: Entertainment

Channel created: June 4th, 2007

Number of videos: 1,038

Total video views: 4.3 Billion


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