Types of video games played most often in the U.S. in 2019

The statistic presents types of video games played most often by U.S. American gamers in 2019. During the survey, respondents stated that they played casual single-player games such as Candy Crush and Angry Birds most often.

Leading video game genres played in the United States as of February 2019

Time spent on scale of 0-4
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Release date

March 2019


United States

Survey time period

January 25 to February 14, 2019

Number of respondents

n = 2,200

Special properties

nationally representative households

Method of interview

Online panel

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "How much of your time playing video games is spent playing each of the following types of games?"

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