Annual revenue of the U.S. video game industry 2016-2018, by segment

The statistic contains data on the retail revenue of the video game industry in the United States from 2016 to 2018, broken down by segment. In 2018, the total revenue of the industry amounted to 43.4 billion U.S. dollars, up from 36.9 billion recorded a year earlier. Looking deeper into specific segments, in terms of hardware unit sales, the tendencies point to a popularity of new generation video console platforms. All in all, monthly revenue statistics show the market's fluctuation throughout the year, with lows in the summer months, and higher sales during the holiday season.

Total and segment revenue of the U.S. video game industry from 2016 to 2018

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Release date

January 2019


United States

Survey time period

2016 to 2018

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