55 Interesting Fortnite Facts and Statistics (2019) | By the Numbers


Here are a few of the most interesting Fortnite facts and statistics I have been able to dig up including how many people play Fortnite and much more. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

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What is Fortnite?

Fortnite Battle Royale is the FREE 100-player PvP mode in Fortnite. One giant map. A battle bus. Fortnite building skills and destructible environments combined with intense PvP combat. The last one standing wins. Available on PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One & Mac. (source)

Purchase Fortnite:

PS4 | Switch | Xbox 

Dates of the first-ever Fortnite Word Cup:

April 13, 2019 – July 28, 2019


Fortnite Stats

How many people play Fortnite in 2019?

250 million players

Last updated 3/22/19


Peak number of Fortnite concurrent players:

10.8 million players

Last updated 3/22/19


Biggest month in terms of Fortnite player count:

September 2018 (78.3 million players)

Last updated 11/8/18


Average amount of time a Fortnite player spends with the game per week:

6-10 hours

Last updated 8/6/18


Fortnite revenue in 2018:

$2.4 billion


Fortnite’s 2018 revenue total was the largest annual revenue total for a game in history.


Number of countries Fortnite topped the iTunes chart in:

13 countries

Last updated 3/23/18


Reported amount Fortnite made in its first three days:

 $1.5m (£1m)


Fortnite’s share of all battle royale streaming:

83%

Last updated 7/19/18


When was Fortnite released on the Nintendo Switch?

June 12, 2018


Number of times Fortnite has been downloaded on Nintendo Switch:

2 million times

Last updated 6/15/18


When was Fortnite released for iOS?

March 15, 2018


Number of times Fortnite has been downloaded on iOS:

82.6 million times

Last updated 1/7/19


Amount of Fortnite revenue from Android:

$60 million

Last updated 10/5/18


Amount of Fortnite revenue from iOS:

$455 million

Last updated 1/7/19


Average amount Fortnite iOS users spend on it daily (aggregate):

$1.6 million

Last updated 1/7/19


Percentage of Fortnite players that are students that have skipped class to play it:

35%

Last updated 6/26/18


Percentage of Fortnite players that work that have skipped work to play it:

20.5%

Last updated 6/26/18


Average amount of time Fortnite players spend playing it per session:

21.6 minutes per session

Last updated 7/26/18


When was Fortnite released for Android?

August 10, 2018


Percentage of Fortnite players that are aged 18-24:

60%

Last updated 10/10/18


Fortnite was the most played Switch game in Europe in 2018.


Amount or Fortnite content viewed on Twitch in March 2019:

97 million hours


Amount or Fortnite content viewed on YouTube in March 2019:

24.4 million hours

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