Video game piracy rate in the United Kingdom

Between 2006 and 2011, the rate of piracy of video games in the United Kingdom increased by 20 percent.

In 2010, the top five games were estimated to be illegally downloaded from the Internet almost a million times during the year.

Source: Dan Whitworth, “Illegally downloaded games ‘up 20% in five years’,” BBC News, Newsbeat, November 11, 2011.