Here are a few of the most interesting The Sims facts and statistics 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 stats become available.

Enjoy the power to create and control people in a virtual world where there are no rules. (source)

The Sims Games with Release Dates:

  • The Sims (2000)
  • The Sims Online (2002)
  • The Sims 2 (2004)
  • The Sims Life Stories (2007)
  • The Sims Castaway Stories (2008)
  • The Sims 3 (2009)
  • The Sims 4 (2014)
  • The Sims Mobile (2018)

The Sims Statistics

How many people play The Sims?

80 million players

Last updated 5/8/18

Lifetime revenue for The Sims franchise:

$5 billion

Last updated 10/29/19

Amount The Sims has made on mobile to date:

$25 million

Last updated 9/28/18

Number of mobile downloads of The Sims:

41.5 million

Last updated 9/28/18

Percentage of downloads that are on Android devices:


Last updated 9/28/18

Number of Sims 4 expansions that have been downloaded:

30 million

Last updated 5/7/19

How many people play Sims 4?

20 million players

Last updated 1/30/2020

10 million monthly active users

Last updated 6/19/20