Virtual reality: knowledge among gamers in Europe 2015

This graph illustrates the level of awareness of European video game players on virtual reality (VR) in 2015. The results of this survey showed that about eight out of ten gamers had already heard a lot about virtual reality.

Level of knowledge of virtual reality among video game players in a selection of European countries in 2015

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Release date

July 2016


France, Germany, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom

Survey time period

June 2015

Number of respondents

2,511 respondents*

Age group

18 years old and over

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

* The sample breaks down as follows:
- United Kingdom: n (public) = 338 and n (gamer) = 167
- France: n (public) = 335 and n (gamer) = 165
- Germany: n (public) = 335 and n (gamer) = 166
- Italy: n (public) = 335 and n (gamer) = 168
- Spain: n (public) = 336 and n (gamer) = 166
- Europe: n (public) = 1.679 and n (gamer) = 882

Here, only the responses of the "gamer" sample are taken into account.

The question was formulated by the source as follows: "Have you heard of VR? "

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