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Count Percentage Desktop or Laptop Count computer Percentage Count Portable gaming device Percentage Count Mobile phone Percentage Count Smart Phone Percentage Count Tablet (e.g. iPad) Percentage Count Percentage Game console

How do you play digital games?

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Age-group 7-12 years 13-24 years 25-54 years 135 189 162 22.9% 22.8% 22.0% 156 294 262 26.5% 35.5% 35.5% 109 68 54 18.5% 8.2% 7.3% 86 75 68 14.6% 9.1% 9.2% 41 138 113 7.0% 16.7% 15.3% 62 64 78 10.5% 7.7% 10.6% 589 828 737 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%

Total 486 22.6% 712 33.1% 231 10.7% 229 10.6% 292 13.6% 204 9.5% 2154 100.0%

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Digital Video Game Use in Malta  
Digital Video Game Use in Malta  

A publication about a study carried out by academics at the University of Malta in 2012, investigating trends and patterns of digital and vi...

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