If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Survey finds more than half of Americans aged 8-64 play games

A Magid Associates survey has found that more than half of those questioned in the 8-64 age range play games.

According to GI, Magid's survey, taken from a nationally representative online sample of 2,540 people, was collected from March 19 through March 26.

Console gaming is still the biggest reigning sectors in the industry, but is closely followed by mobile and social gaming in second and third places respectively. Both genres have both overpassed PC games, online portals, handheld games and MMOs in terms of popularity.

The report also claims that games have become the second biggest household expense behind the TV/internet bill.

More details at the link.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

Comments

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch