Our analysis of the Twitch.tv Poker category reveals a decline in hours streamed, broadcasters and hours of poker watched on the platform in May 2021. Many of the top streamers are poker affiliates who earn money via partnerships with online poker sites.
Twitch.TV Poker Streaming – Trends & Statistics, May 2021
Poker Average viewers rank: 45th overall on Twitch ( down 8 spots since April). Poker peaked at #12 in September 2016. Meanwhile the Slots category on Twitch ranks 13th on the Twitch category leaderboard (Average viewers rank) – up 4 positions in the last 7 days.
Peak viewers rank: Poker ranked 223rd (down 103 positions in the overall Twitch rankings since April)
Average channels rank: 112th (down 14 spots since April)
Peak channels rank: 120th (down 25 positions since April)
- Hours of poker watched: 5,623,616 (-36.2% down Vs May 2020)
- Hours of poker streamed: 80,399 (-13.6% down Vs May 2020)
- 7,568 average viewers watching online poker (-38.3% down Vs May 2020)
- 108 channels streaming poker, on average (-16.3% down Vs May 2020) – making poker the 112th most streamed category by # streamers.
- 70.0 viewer ratio (-26.2% down Vs May 2020)
- 28,770 max viewers (-51.6% down Vs May 2020)
- 4,416 broadcasters (-12.1% down Vs May 2020)
Top Poker Streamers – May 2021
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