Free handheld console games downloads in the U.S. 2016, by age

The graph shows the number of free handheld console games downloaded by gamers in the United States. During the survey carried out in December 2016, 16 percent of respondents aged 30 to 9 years said they had not downloaded any handheld games in the 12 months preceding the survey, while seven percent said they had downloaded between 11 and 20 such games.

Number of free handheld console games downloaded by gamers in the United States as of December 2016, by age group

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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: And how many free games did you download over the last year?

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