Kickstarter: amount of funding pledged by project category 2019

This statistic shows the amount of dollars pledged for project funding on Kickstarter as of October 2, 2019, sorted by project category. The most-funded category was games with 1.11 billion U.S. dollars pledged by project backers, while the least funded category was dance with 14.5 million U.S. dollars pledged. The category technology raised a total of 867 million U.S. dollars, the third-largest amount of pledge money.

Amount of funding pledged for projects on as of October 2019, by project category

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Release date

October 2019



Survey time period

October 2, 2019

Special properties

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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