Toxicity Levels Of Games Statistics

Toxicity levels of games vary across different genres and platforms, with competitive multiplayer games often having higher levels of toxic behavior compared to single-player or cooperative games.

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"According to a study, 79% of online video gamers encountered some form of toxicity online."

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"66% of online gamers have experienced severe harassment, including physical threats and stalking."

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"A gamer survey claims that Dota 2 has the most toxic online community in gaming, with 79% of its players having experienced harassment."

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"Think with Google’s study showed that 47% of female mobile gamers experienced gender-related toxicity."

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"A study from University of York found that 57% of players in competitive games experienced harassment or toxicity."

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"Approximately 19% of multiplayer gamers avoid games with reputably toxic communities."

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"A 2019 study indicated that 8 out of 10 players experienced trash talking in games."

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"Among the Gen Z population, 91% reported witnessing toxic behavior in games according to Microsoft."

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"56% of American children reported having experienced bullying or unpleasant behavior in games."

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"According to Nielsen, 22% of gamers acknowledged that they were subjected to toxic behavior due to their ethnicity."

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"2019 Anti-Defamation League study found that 65% of players suffered severe harassment."

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"According to Pew Research, 40% of regular gamers have been called offensive names while playing."

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"A study conducted by the Watson Institute found that 26% of female gamers witnessed hate speech in their online gaming interaction."

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"73% of players declared they have been insulted while gaming, according to a study by IGN."

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