YouTube income for 1 million views in Tanzania


If you want to start a YouTube channel in Tanzania, there are many things you need to know, like the income for 1 million views. For 1 million views, you will earn Tsh 3.5 million to 5 million. The income can go as high as Tsh 7 million if most of the traffic is from USA.

To get 1 million views, your content must be good, your videos must be getting over 20,000 views each, you should also have thousands of subscribers.

What determines the amount of money to earn?

YouTube pays content creators in terms of Cost per 100 views (CPM).For every 1000 views, you earn Tsh 1,000 to Tsh 2000.When the income accumulates, you will be able to know the amount of money earned per 1 million views.

  • Source of traffic

The course of traffic also matters a lot. Traffic from USA and Europe is the best, it will earn you the most amount of money. You should also target direct and organic traffic.

A channel with over 50% of traffic from USA and Europe makes over Tsh 5 million from 1 million views. But if 100% of the traffic is from Tanzania, you won’t even earn more than Tsh4 million.

  • Length and quality of videos

The length and quality of videos is also another important determinant of your revenue. Ensure that each video is at least 10 minutes long.It should also be of high quality, entertaining, informative or educative. The content should be good enough to keep your viewers glued to it.

When the video is long and your viewers take long time to watch, you will earn more money.

  • Number of subscribers

The more subscribers you have, the more money you earn. Ensure you have 50,000 to 100,000 subscribers in order to be sure of getting 1 million views.

  • Niche

There are some niches which pay more than other niches. Always focus on the highest paying niches like banking, making money online, technology, gadgets, web hosting and loans.