Gamers who would like to become professional players Singapore 2020

According to a survey in Singapore in 2020, around 32.6 percent of respondents stated that they would quit their jobs if they could support themselves as a professional video game player. The prize money from gaming tournaments keeps rising and educational institutions have started to offer classes in gaming. It is not uncommon therefore that there are more people considering video gaming as a possible professional career nowadays.

Share of gamers who would quit their jobs to become a professional video gamer in Singapore as of January 2020

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Source

Release date

January 2020

Region

Singapore

Survey time period

January 3 to 21, 2020

Number of respondents

500 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Gamers who played video games at least once a week

Supplementary notes

Original question: "Would you quit your job if you could support yourself as a professional video game player?"

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