Highest earning eSports countries in 2018, by prize winnings

The graph shows the highest earning eSports countries worldwide in 2018, ranked by prize money won. According to the estimates, Chinese eSports gamers brought home over 16 million U.S. dollars of winnings from eSports competitions in 2018. The U.S ranked first with 28 million U.S dollars in prize money won.

Highest earning eSports countries worldwide in 2018, by prize money won

Prize money in million U.S. dollars
United States28.07
China16.02
South Korea13.54
Denmark10.4
Finland7.31
Russia6.86
Sweden6.29
France6.04
Canada4.68
Germany4.16
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Source

Release date

January 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Special properties

total prize money won by competitors from each country

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Figures were rounded.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Single Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "DOTA 2 "

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.