June 13, 2045
Some U.S. Data
63% of U.S. households are home to at least one person who plays
video games regularly (3 hours or more per week)
Average age of players: 35
73% of all gamers are above 18 and older
41% are female
The average age of female gamers is 44
65% of households own a device used to play video games
Average age of the most frequent game purchaser is 38
77% of gamers play at least one hour a week
35% play games on their smartphone
Some U.K. Data
Average age is 35
58% of the gamers on any type of game are male 42% of the gamers is female (Ipsos, Q1, 2016)
There are now more woman playing mobile video games than man (IAB)
The average gamers plays for almost 3 hours a day
The average gamer fights with their partner over their gaming hobby twice a week, with some 15% of people saying they’ve broken up over the amount of time spent gaming.
The UK is just behind the U.S. in terms of iPad game purchases.
The world-wide video game industry grew 9% in 2013 and now exceeds $76 billion with projections it will reach over $86 billion by 2016.
The European market for games is more than $20 billion.
China and the US lead the pack when it comes to iPhone/iPad games.
The games industry in India had a significant growth of 138% between 2013 & 2014
There are more than 2 billion smartphone users in the world
The mobile phone has become one of the primary uses of internet
80% of time on mobile is spent inside apps or games