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Gaming on a mobile phone in the United Kingdom (UK) 2012-2019, by age

The statistic displays mobile gaming penetration in the United Kingdom from 2012 to 2019, broken down by age. In 2012, 31 percent of respondents aged 16 to 24 reported playing games via mobile phone. This number increased to 47 percent as of 2019.

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Source

Release date

June 2020

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2012 to 2019**

Number of respondents

1,479*

Age group

16 years and older

Method of interview

Computer-assisted personal interviews (CAPI)

Supplementary notes

* n (2012) = 1,805; n (2013) = 1,642; n (2014) = 1,890; n (2015) = 1,841; n (2012, 16-24) = 234; n (2013, 16-24) = 224; n (2014, 16-24) = 254; n (2015, 16-24) = 246; n (2012, 25-34) = 236; n (2013, 25-34) = 260; n (2014, 25-34) = 288; n (2015, 25-34) = 263; n (2012, 35-44) = 300; n (2013, 35-44) = 270; n (2014, 35-44) = 327; n (2015, 35-44) = 300; n (2012, 45-54) = 234; n (2013, 45-54) = 226; n (2014, 45-54) = 284; n (2015, 45-54) = 279; n (2012, 55-64) = 262; n (2013, 55-64) = 262; n (2014, 55-64) = 276; n (2014, 55-64) = 277; n (2012, 65-74) = 259; n (2013, 65-74) = 211; n (2014, 65-74) = 221; n (2015, 65-74) = 223; n (2012, 75+) = 280; n (2013, 75+) = 189; n (2014, 75+) = 240; n (2015, 75+) = 253; n 2016 (16-24) = 234; n 2016 (25-34) = 272; n 2016 (35-44) = 313; n 2016 (45-54) = 284; n 2016 (55-64) = 270; n 2016 (65-74) = 218; n 2016 (75+) = 255; n (2017) = 1,875; n 2017 (16-24) = 249; n 2017 (25-34) = 277; n 2017 (35-44) = 305; n 2017 (45-54) = 268; n 2017 (55-64) = 296; n 2017 (65-74) = 239; n 2017 (75+) = 241; n 2017 (males) = 909; n 2017 (females) = 966.
** Most recent survey carried out in September and October 2019.

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