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Q: neopets popularity ( Answered 5 out of 5 stars,   0 Comments )
Subject: neopets popularity
Category: Miscellaneous
Asked by: infopros-ga
List Price: $10.00
Posted: 09 Jun 2003 15:20 PDT
Expires: 09 Jul 2003 15:20 PDT
Question ID: 215251
I need to know how many registered users there are for neopets,
whether there are more popular sites in this category and any
information about the average user and their average usage habits.
Subject: Re: neopets popularity
Answered By: shiva777-ga on 09 Jun 2003 17:14 PDT
Rated:5 out of 5 stars
Hello. I came up with the following information in answer to your

"As of April 2003, Neopets has registered more than 51 million
accounts worldwide. Due to the multiple accounts that users create for
a variety of reasons, this figure represents approximately 16 million
individuals (by Company estimates)."

Age/Gender Demographics:
12 and younger   39%
13 - 17  40%
18 and older 21%
Male  	43%
Female 57%

International Demographics:
"Neopets has significant penetration throughout the United States, as
well as in other English-speaking regions, including The United
Kingdom, Canada, Australia, Singapore, and New Zealand."

The average time spent on the site is 4 hours and 31 minutes (!)

" continues to be one of the fastest-growing youth
communities on the Internet. Neopets' account registrations grow by
over 60,000 per day, as more and more members throughout the
world share their enthusiasm about the site with friends. At its
current rate of growth, Neopets will reach 60 million registrations
by the end of 2003."

Neopets is easily the largest site of it's kind, but here are a couple
of links to lists of other similar sites:

Here is the Yahoo directory listing for other 'virtual pet' sites:

The Yahoo listing for other 'virtual adoption' sites:

I hope that you have found this information helpful. Thank you.

search strategy:
Google: "neopets demographics"

Yahoo: "Neopets" -> Directory -> Virtual Pets
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