Share of children watching others play video games in Sweden 2019, by gender

According to a survey from 2019 on internet habits among Swedish children, it was more common for boys to watch someone else play video games on the internet. 54 percent of the Swedish boys stated to often watch this, while another 31 percent did it sometimes. In comparison, 28 percent of the Swedish girls also watched someone else playing games online occasionally.

Do you ever watch someone playing video games on the internet (e.g. Twitch, YouTube or eSports platforms)?

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Release date

November 2019



Survey time period

February to March 2019

Number of respondents

432 respondents

Age group

11-19 years

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "Brukar du titta på andra som spelar spel på internet (t ex på Twitch, Youtube eller e-sportplattformar)?"

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