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Amount of funding pledged for projects on Kickstarter.com as of August 2018, by project category (in million U.S. dollars)

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Kickstarter: amount of funding pledged by project category 2018 This statistic shows the amount of dollars pledged for project funding on Kickstarter as of August 8 2018, sorted by project category. The most-funded category was games with 873.09 million U.S. dollars pledged by project backers while the least funded category was dance with 13.7 million U.S. dollars pledged. The category technology raised a total of 753 million U.S. dollars, the third-largest amount of pledge money.
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This statistic shows the amount of dollars pledged for project funding on Kickstarter as of August 8 2018, sorted by project category. The most-funded category was games with 873.09 million U.S. dollars pledged by project backers while the least funded category was dance with 13.7 million U.S. dollars pledged. The category technology raised a total of 753 million U.S. dollars, the third-largest amount of pledge money.
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Release date
August 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
August 6, 2018
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cumulative successful and unsuccessful dollars
Supplementary notes
Every Kickstarter project must be fully funded before its time expires or no money changes hands. A project on Kickstarter is counted as successful when the funding goal has been reached within the time limit.

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