Reasons for U.S. and UK gamers to play online social games in 2011

The statistic shows the various reasons for internet users to play social games in 2011. During the survey, it was found that 59 percent of U.S. respondents were playing online social games because of the fun and excitement.

Why do you play social games?

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Release date

November 2011


United Kingdom, United States

Survey time period

September 15 to September 22, 2011

Number of respondents

1,202 respondents

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Internet users

Supplementary notes

The source does not specify whether multiple responses were possible.
U.S. respondents n = 801
UK respondents n = 400

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