Video Game Industry Statistics

The video game industry continues to grow rapidly, with revenues exceeding $159 billion in 2020 and projected to reach over $200 billion by 2023.

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"In 2020, 38% of the global video game market revenue was generated from console games."

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"The United States has the most significant video game industry revenue with $36.9 billion."

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"Mobile games accounted for 46% of the global video gaming industry in 2017."

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"There were about 2.8 billion video gamers in the world in 2020."

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"67% of US gamers play on mobile devices."

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"Video game sales in the USA peaked at $43.4 billion in 2018."

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"The average age of a video game player in the U.S. is 35-44 years."

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"70% of parents believe video games have a positive influence on their children's lives."

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"54% of frequent gamers feel their hobby helps them connect with friends."

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"21% of gamers in the U.S. spend money on in-game purchases."

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"The digital gaming industry is predicted to generate around $196 billion by 2022."

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"In 2020, China was the largest online gaming market, with revenue close to $41 billion."

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"Video game streaming site Twitch had over 3 million broadcasters as of 2020."

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"Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) gaming market was worth $13 billion in 2019."

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"The global gaming market could grow at a CAGR of 12% during the forecast period 2021-2025."

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