Those stats came across the six news organizations that streamed the debate, according to the video-sharing website. The 2M concurrent live viewers is a new political record.
Compared to 2012, Donald Trump’s first debate with Hillary Clinton had 14 times the viewership, 5 times more watch time, and 4 times more peak concurrent viewers.
Views on all debate-related video exceeded 88 million.
The Top-5 debate live-viewing viewing countries, after the U.S., were: