How many hours per week do you play video games?

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Less than 1 hour1%7%
1-3 hours8%16%
3-5 hours13%16%
5-7 hours16%18%
7-10 hours17%15%
10-13 hours14%8%
13-16 hours12%8%
More than 16 hours16%10%

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This statistic shows the results of a survey conducted in Sweden in 2016 on the children's time spent on playing video games, by gender. Swedish boys spent more time on playing digital games than girls - 16 percent of the boys interviewed stated to have used this medium more than 16 hours per week, whereas the share of girls was only 10 percent. The most female respondents answered to play 5 to 7 hours on a weekly basis.
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Release date
April 2017
Survey time period
November 16, 2016 to December 2, 2016
Number of respondents
564 respondents
Age group
6-17 years
Special properties
exclusively households with chidren who live at home; children who play video games
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
This question was phrased by the source as follows: Hur mycket tid lägger du på aktiviteten...spela datorspel?"

Missing percentage points to 100 percent are probably due to rounding.

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