Game developer distribution worldwide 2014-2017, by gender

The statistic shows the distribution of game developers worldwide from 2014 to 2017, broken down by gender. In 2017, 74 percent of responding game developers were men, while 21 percent were women.

Distribution of game developers worldwide from 2014 to 2017, by gender

MenWomenTransgender/Androgynous/Other*
201774%21%5%
201672%23%4.7%
201575%22%3%
201476%22%2%
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Source

Release date

January 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2014 to 2017

Number of respondents

*

Age group

18-67 years

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

*2014: n = 2,202 / 2015: n = 2,928; 2016 n = 1,186; 2017 n= 963;
Figures for periods other than 2017 come from earlier editions of the study.

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