Amount spent on in-game purchases according to U.S. gamers 2016

The graph shows the amount spent on in-game purchases according to gamers in the United States. During the survey carried out in December 2016, 18 percent of respondents said they had spent between 21 and 50 U.S. dollars on microtransactions in the 12 months preceding the survey.

Amount spent on in-game purchases according to gamers in the United States as of December 2016

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Source

Release date

January 2017

Region

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 = 1,168 respondents who have previously paid for games downloads or in-game purchases

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Question: How much did you spend on in-game / in-app purchases over the last 12 months? This refers to game resources or virtual currency that can be acquired directly in the game, e.g. treasure chests or coins.'

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