Over 50% of Global Gamers Spend Money on Games
According to Newzoo’s 2011 National Gamers Surveys, the majority of gamers are actively spending money on games, regardless of whichever country they reside in. Germany has the highest proportion of paying gamers at 66%, followed by Mexico (57%), Russia (53%) and the UK (52%).
The Netherlands turned out to be the lowest of the countries surveyed, with only 37% of paying gamers.
The surveys were performed over a 3-month period, involving more than 20,000 « invitation-only » respondents from national panels representative of the total online population of 10-65 years old.
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