Paid handheld console games possession in the U.S. 2016

The graph shows the number of paid handheld console games in possession among gamers in the United States. During the survey carried out in December 2016, five percent of respondents said they had no paid handheld games in their possession, while six percent said they had between 21 and 50 such games.

Number of paid handheld console games owned by gamers in the United States as of December 2016

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Release date

January 2017


United States

Survey time period

December 14 to 23, 2016

Number of respondents

total survey n = 1,560

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

n = 415 respondents who own a handheld console and personally use it for gaming

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: We would now like to switch to aspects around the purchase of games.How many paid games do you currently own or do you currently have installed?

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