Steam Stats, Facts and News (2023)

Last Updated on: December 16th, 2022

Steam  Stats, Facts and News (2023)

Steam Stats and Facts

Steam Stats player counts and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Steam stats I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated Steam stats become available.

Steam player count:

120 million monthly active players

Last updated 1/15/21

How many people use Steam Link?

2 million installs

Last updated 5/23/19

Number of daily Steam users:

62.6 million daily active players

Last updated 1/13/21

Amount of time players spent in games on Steam in 2019:

2.5 million years

Average number of new Steam users per month:

1.5 million users

Last updated 8/3/17

Number of Steam registered users:

125 million registered users

Last updated 1/10/18

Number of Steam paying users:

27 million users

Last updated 1/10/18

Number of Steam users in China:

30 million

Last updated 10/18/18

Percentage of Steam sales in 2017 that come from North America:


Last updated 8/3/17

Percentage of the PC gaming market that Steam reportedly controls:


Last updated 2/13/17

Number of games available on Steam:

47,973 games

Last updated 11/1/20

Amount it would cost to purchase every game on Steam at full price:


Last updated 11/1/20

Highest amount of concurrent Steam users so far:

30 million concurrent players

Last updated 10/24/22

Top selling game on Steam in 2018:

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

Average number of games owned per Steam user:
11.07 games

Last updated 1/10/18

First game to have over 1 million concurrent players on Steam:

Dota 2

Percentage of Steam users that run some version of Windows:


Last updated 9/6/18

Percentage of Steam users that run MacOS:


Last updated 9/6/18

Percentage of Steam users that run Windows 10:


Last updated 2/7/20

Number of game titles that were added to Steam in 2017:


Last updated 1/10/18

Average number of new titles added to Steam daily in 2017:


Last updated 1/10/18

During every month of 2020, there was an average of 2.6 million new purchasers on Steam.

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