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Who plays online games in Australia?

The latest research by Bond University and the Interactive Games and Entertainment Association shows some very interesting results for Australia:

  • 39% of people aged 65 and older play video games
  • 47% of video games players are female
  • 98% of homes with children have video games.

You can see an infographic of the key findings of the report here.

The whole report is here, and includes very useful comparative data from earlier reports. 

There are some videos which help explain the story of the data.

You can see more videos here.

Think about how this data may influence some of your library services.