Profile of a Canadian gamer

Who are Canada's gamers? We break down the numbers, using information compiled by the Entertainment Software Association of Canada, to create a profile of the average gamer by age, sex, favourite platforms and frequency of play.

Who are Canada's gamers? We break down the numbers, using information compiled by the Entertainment Software Association of Canada, to create a profile of the average gamer by age, sex, platforms and frequency of play.

The survey included 3,571 Canadians using a representative sample of adult Canadians from each province. Canadian Gamers were recruited from a representative sample of the population balanced to the Canadian Census on key dimensions including age, gender, region, household income, etc. The margin of error associated with the total samples is +/- 1.6 per cent, 19 times out of 20.