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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim


PSN user rating: 94.3% (votes: 40,483)
Total player count
as of 19 November 2020
New players
19 Oct – 19 Nov
Returning players
Returning players who have earned at least one trophy in the last month.

Archive as of 19 November 2020, no future updates

Number of players by platform

Some gamers can play on both platforms, so the whole can be less or more than the sum of its parts.

Total player count PlayStation 4 7,600,000 39%
PlayStation 3 12,100,000 61%
New players PlayStation 4 +45,000 87%
PlayStation 3 +7,100 13%
Trophy earners PlayStation 4 100,000 85%
PlayStation 3 17,000 15%

Total player count by date and platform

Note: the chart is very inaccurate before 1 May 2018.
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16,100,000 players (88%)
earned at least one trophy

95,000 accounts (0.5%)
with nothing but The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

35 games
the median number of games on accounts with The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

140 days
the median retention period (between the first and the last trophy), players without trophies are excluded. Includes only those players who played the game after 1 May 2018.

Popularity by region

Relative popularity
compared to other regions
Region's share
North America2.5x more popular55%
Central and South America3x less popular4%
Western and Northern Europe1.3x more popular31%
Eastern and Southern Europe1.4x less popular2.5%
Asia2.5x less popular3%
Middle East3x less popular0.8%
Australia and New Zealand2.5x more popular5%
South Africa1.8x more popular0.4%

Popularity by country

Relative popularity
compared to other countries
Country's share
Australia5x more popular4%
Canada5x more popular6%
United States4x more popular49%
New Zealand4x more popular0.8%
Ireland4x more popular0.7%
Norway3x more popular0.5%
South Africa3x more popular0.4%
United Kingdom3x more popular10%
Finland3x more popular0.3%
Germany3x more popular5%
Austria3x more popular0.4%
Denmark3x more popular0.4%
Belgium2.5x more popular0.9%
Switzerland2.5x more popular0.4%
Sweden2.5x more popular0.5%
Iceland2.5x more popular0.02%
Luxembourg2.5x more popular0.04%
France2.5x more popular6%
Netherlands2.5x more popular1.1%
Italy2x more popular1.6%
Russia2x more popular1.2%
Poland2x more popular0.6%
Brazil1.8x more popular2%
Czech Republic1.8x more popular0.1%
Spain1.6x more popular2.5%
Singapore1.6x more popular0.1%
Greece1.5x more popular0.1%
Slovenia1.5x more popular0.01%
Japan1.4x more popular2.5%
Ukraine1.4x more popular0.08%
Hungary1.3x more popular0.05%
Chile1.2x more popular0.3%
Portugal1.2x more popular0.2%
Mexico1.2x more popular0.7%
Croatiaworldwide average0.03%
Qatarworldwide average0.06%
Slovakiaworldwide average0.02%
Taiwanworldwide average0.08%
Maltaworldwide average0.01%
Costa Rica1.2x less popular0.03%
Hong Kong1.2x less popular0.3%
Cyprus1.3x less popular0.01%
Malaysia1.3x less popular0.05%
Argentina1.3x less popular0.3%
Paraguay1.4x less popular0.01%
Romania1.4x less popular0.05%
Bulgaria1.4x less popular0.03%
Turkey1.4x less popular0.1%
India1.5x less popular0.07%
Uruguay1.6x less popular0.01%
Indonesia1.6x less popular0.04%
Thailand1.6x less popular0.02%
Lebanon1.6x less popular0.02%
Emirates1.6x less popular0.2%
Colombia1.9x less popular0.08%
Israel2x less popular0.04%
Peru2x less popular0.05%
Kuwait2.5x less popular0.04%
Honduras2.5x less popular0.01%
Nicaragua2.5x less popular0.01%
Bahrain2.5x less popular0.01%
Saudi Arabia2.5x less popular0.3%
Panama3x less popular0.01%
Oman3x less popular0.01%
El Salvador3x less popular0.01%
Bolivia3x less popular0.01%
Ecuador4x less popular0.01%
Guatemala5x less popular0.01%
South Korea5x less popular0.02%
China10x less popular0.02%
The numbers on are not official, this website is not affiliated with Sony or Microsoft.
Every estimate is ±10% (and bigger for small values).
Please read how it worked and make sure you understand the meaning of data before you jump to conclusions.