Size of the global games industry in 2008 and 2012



Stat: US$48.3 billion in 2008

Stat Categories: Music Industry Stats

Tags: video games video games,computer games video games,computer games,gamers video games,computer games,gamers,gaming

Years: 2008, 2012

Stat Source: PWC, Global Entertainment and Media Outlook

Publisher (site that mentioned this stat): IFPI Digital Music Report 2009

Submitted By: Michael Raeford

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