The Metaverse By the Numbers

Here is a rundown of some interesting metrics courtesy of VentureBeat:

  • Verified Market Research: projects that the market will reach USD $825B by 2030 from $27B in 2020.
  • Gartner: predicts that by 2026, 25% of people will spend at least one hour each day in the metaverse, while 30% of organizations worldwide will offer products and services in the metaverse.
  • McKinsey: forecasts growth to $5 trillion in value by 2030, with ecommerce at $2.6 trillion.
  • McKinsey: 95% of business leaders expect the metaverse to have a positive impact on their industry over the next decade.
  • McKinsey: among more than 3,400 consumers surveyed worldwide, “two-thirds are excited about transitioning everyday activities to the metaverse, especially when it comes to connecting with people, exploring virtual worlds, and collaborating with remote colleagues.”

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