Socio-economic distribution of digital video gamers in the UK 2018, by method

This statistic displays the distribution of digital video game accessers and downloaders by socio-economic classification in the United Kingdom as of May 2018. During the survey, 9 percent of respondents of the ABC1 socio-economic group reported having downloaded digital video games.

Distribution of digital video game downloaders and accessers in the United Kingdom (UK) as of May 2018, by socio-economic group

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Release date

July 2018


United Kingdom

Survey time period

March to May 2018

Number of respondents


Age group

12 years and older

Special properties

all who downloaded, accessed or shared video games in past three months

Supplementary notes

* n (downloaders) = 4,238; n (accessers) = 4.445.

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