Console or PC game playing occasions in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012

This statistic displays occasions when respondents played console or PC video games in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2012. Playing when respondents had a couple of hours to spare was most popular, with 20 percent of respondents reporting having done so.

Occasions when respondents played console or PC video games in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2012

Share of respondents
When I've got a couple of hours to spare20%
Weekends18%
When I'm home alone17%
When with family10%
When with friends8%
When I've got 10 minutes to spare6%
When I'm waiting for people/ things to happen5%
Straight after work/ college5%
Just before I go to bed4%
When I'm doing other things3%
When I'm on the bus/ train/ plane3%
First thing in the morning3%
A break at work/ school (e.g. lunchtime)2%
When I'm out and about2%
When I'm at work/ school2%
When I'm travelling in a car as a passenger2%
In the bathroom1%
I do this at another time of day6%
I do not do this activity53%
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Source

Release date

November 2012

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

August 2012

Number of respondents

1,298*

Age group

16 years and older

Supplementary notes

* Of the interviewees, 990 were recruited online, and these people took part in online interviews. The remaining 308 interviewees are people who are offline, and they took part in face-to-face interviews.

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