A majority of companies are profitable and reported a combined profit for the fifth ocnsecutive year. Employment increased by 29 percent, and the number of women increased by 38 percent.
The growth is driven by an increased global demand and emerging, new target groups that historically have not played video games. The favorable development shows no signs of stagnation, and Swedish compaies are very well positioned on the global market.
Every tenth living person has at one time played a Swedish video game.
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About Game Developer Index
Game Developer Index analyzes Swedish game developers' activities and international industry trends of the past year by compiling key figures from the respective companies' annual reports. Swedish game development is an export industry and acts on a highly globalized market.