From the selected regions, the ranking by number of users in the 'Games' segment of the media market is lead by the United Kingdom with 61 million users and is followed by France (45.41 million users). In contrast, the ranking is trailed by Spain with 25.03 million users, recording a difference of 35.97 million users to the United Kingdom.
Data provided by Statista Market Insights are estimates.
The games market refers to the entire industry involved in the creation, development, publishing, distribution, and monetization of video games. This market encompasses a wide range of products, including console games, PC games, mobile games, and online games. It also includes hardware and accessories such as gaming consoles, controllers, and virtual reality headsets. The games market is a rapidly growing industry, with millions of people worldwide playing video games and billions of dollars in revenue generated each year.
The games market contains out of several different markets, such as Physically Sold Video Games, Mobile Games or Cloud Gaming. Information on all the other markets can be found on the relevant page.
The market comprises revenues, users, average revenue per user, and penetration rates. Revenues are generated through in-game purchases, consumer spending on games, and subscription fees. Additional definitions for each market can be found within the respective market pages. Market numbers for download games, mobile games, online games and gaming networks can also be found in the digital market insights in the video games market. Key players in the market are companies like Activision (Call of Duty), PUBG Mobile or GeForce Now. For more information on the data displayed, use the info button right next to the boxes.
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Statista. (November 20, 2023). Number of gamers in selected gaming markets in Europe in 2022 (in millions) [Graph]. In Statista. Retrieved December 07, 2023, from https://www.statista.com/statistics/448421/gamers-in-european-countries/
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Statista. (2023). Number of gamers in selected gaming markets in Europe in 2022 (in millions). Statista. Statista Inc.. Accessed: December 07, 2023. https://www.statista.com/statistics/448421/gamers-in-european-countries/
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