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Only 35.1% of the people surveyed answered that they play games on Facebook with the majority of them being in the 7-12 age group. The age group for which Facebook games hold the least appeal is for males in the 1324 age group. $FGHI%;C%J%'FWIGRR\%0FKI%=HFT%GT%(UI%

Do you play games over Facebook?

Yes No

Total

Count Percentage Count Percentage Count Percentage

7-12 years 75 41.4% 106 58.6% 181 100.0%

Age-group 13-24 years 84 28.8% 208 71.2% 292 100.0%

25-54 years 97 37.7% 160 62.3% 257 100.0%

Total 256 35.1% 474 64.9% 730 100.0%

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59.2% of females aged 25-54, declared that they play games on Facebook, whilst only 24.5% of the males in the same age group responded that they play games on Facebook. The proportion of females who declared that they play games on Facebook (46.8%) is significantly higher than the corresponding proportion of males (24.5%). For both gender groups the proportion of IH! !

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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