Facebook tallied 45,073 total unique video viewers in March 2012, an 8 percent drop compared with March 2011, ClickZ reported.
Meanwhile, competitor Yahoo‘s websites showed an increase in video viewers of 8 percent, totaling 60,609 for March 2012.
The average number of minutes each Facebook viewer spent watching videos rose by 11 percent year-over-year, to 21.3.
Outpacing Facebook yet again was Yahoo, as its average viewer spent 72.4 minutes watching videos in March 2012, a whopping increase of 72 percent year-over-year.
All told, Google sites showed an increase of 2.9 million views year-over-year.
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