The Escape Room Enthusiast Survey

316 responses

What country do you live in?

310 out of 316 answered

1
US - United States
59% / 184 resp.
2
CA - Canada
15% / 47 resp.
3
GB - United Kingdom
6% / 19 resp.
4
AU - Australia
3% / 12 resp.
5
ES - Spain
1% / 5 resp.
6
BR - Brazil
1% / 4 resp.
7
DE - Germany
1% / 4 resp.
8
HU - Hungary
1% / 3 resp.
9
SG - Singapore
1% / 3 resp.
10
AT - Austria
0% / 2 resp.
11
BE - Belgium
0% / 2 resp.
12
CH - Switzerland
0% / 2 resp.
13
CZ - Czech Republic
0% / 2 resp.
14
FR - France
0% / 2 resp.
15
IT - Italy
0% / 2 resp.
16
KR - Korea, South
0% / 2 resp.
17
NL - Netherlands
0% / 2 resp.
18
SE - Sweden
0% / 2 resp.
19
FI - Finland
0% / 1 resp.
20
GR - Greece
0% / 1 resp.
21
IE - Ireland
0% / 1 resp.
22
MX - Mexico
0% / 1 resp.
23
NO - Norway
0% / 1 resp.
24
PA - Panama
0% / 1 resp.
25
PL - Poland
0% / 1 resp.
26
PT - Portugal
0% / 1 resp.
27
RO - Romania
0% / 1 resp.
28
RS - Serbia
0% / 1 resp.
29
TR - Turkey
0% / 1 resp.
30
AD - Andorra
0% / 0 resp.
31
AE - United Arab Emirates
0% / 0 resp.
32
AF - Afghanistan
0% / 0 resp.
33
AG - Antigua and Barbuda
0% / 0 resp.
34
AI - Anguilla
0% / 0 resp.
35
AL - Albania
0% / 0 resp.
36
AM - Armenia
0% / 0 resp.
37
AO - Angola
0% / 0 resp.
38
AQ - Antarctica
0% / 0 resp.
39
AR - Argentina
0% / 0 resp.
40
AS - American Samoa
0% / 0 resp.
41
AW - Aruba
0% / 0 resp.
42
AZ - Azerbaijan
0% / 0 resp.
43
BA - Bosnia and Herzegovina
0% / 0 resp.
44
BB - Barbados
0% / 0 resp.
45
BD - Bangladesh
0% / 0 resp.
46
BF - Burkina Faso
0% / 0 resp.
47
BG - Bulgaria
0% / 0 resp.
48
BH - Bahrain
0% / 0 resp.
49
BI - Burundi
0% / 0 resp.
50
BJ - Benin
0% / 0 resp.
51
BL - Saint Barthelemy
0% / 0 resp.
52
BM - Bermuda
0% / 0 resp.
53
BN - Brunei
0% / 0 resp.
54
BO - Bolivia
0% / 0 resp.
55
BS - Bahamas, The
0% / 0 resp.
56
BT - Bhutan
0% / 0 resp.
57
BV - Bouvet Island
0% / 0 resp.
58
BW - Botswana
0% / 0 resp.
59
BY - Belarus
0% / 0 resp.
60
BZ - Belize
0% / 0 resp.
61
CC - Cocos (Keeling) Islands
0% / 0 resp.
62
CD - Congo, Democratic Republic of the
0% / 0 resp.
63
CF - Central African Republic
0% / 0 resp.
64
CG - Congo, Republic of the
0% / 0 resp.
65
CI - Cote d'Ivoire
0% / 0 resp.
66
CK - Cook Islands
0% / 0 resp.
67
CL - Chile
0% / 0 resp.
68
CM - Cameroon
0% / 0 resp.
69
CN - China
0% / 0 resp.
70
CO - Colombia
0% / 0 resp.
71
CR - Costa Rica
0% / 0 resp.
72
CU - Cuba
0% / 0 resp.
73
CV - Cape Verde
0% / 0 resp.
74
CW - Curacao
0% / 0 resp.
75
CX - Christmas Island
0% / 0 resp.
76
CY - Cyprus
0% / 0 resp.
77
DJ - Djibouti
0% / 0 resp.
78
DK - Denmark
0% / 0 resp.
79
DM - Dominica
0% / 0 resp.
80
DO - Dominican Republic
0% / 0 resp.
81
DZ - Algeria
0% / 0 resp.
82
EC - Ecuador
0% / 0 resp.
83
EE - Estonia
0% / 0 resp.
84
EG - Egypt
0% / 0 resp.
85
EH - Western Sahara
0% / 0 resp.
86
ER - Eritrea
0% / 0 resp.
87
ET - Ethiopia
0% / 0 resp.
88
FJ - Fiji
0% / 0 resp.
89
FK - Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)
0% / 0 resp.
90
FM - Micronesia, Federated States of
0% / 0 resp.
91
FO - Faroe Islands
0% / 0 resp.
92
FX - France, Metropolitan
0% / 0 resp.
93
GA - Gabon
0% / 0 resp.
94
GD - Grenada
0% / 0 resp.
95
GE - Georgia
0% / 0 resp.
96
GF - French Guiana
0% / 0 resp.
97
GG - Guernsey
0% / 0 resp.
98
GH - Ghana
0% / 0 resp.
99
GI - Gibraltar
0% / 0 resp.
100
GL - Greenland
0% / 0 resp.
101
GM - Gambia, The
0% / 0 resp.
102
GN - Guinea
0% / 0 resp.
103
GP - Guadeloupe
0% / 0 resp.
104
GQ - Equatorial Guinea
0% / 0 resp.
105
GS - South Georgia and the Islands
0% / 0 resp.
106
GT - Guatemala
0% / 0 resp.
107
GU - Guam
0% / 0 resp.
108
GW - Guinea-Bissau
0% / 0 resp.
109
GY - Guyana
0% / 0 resp.
110
HK - Hong Kong
0% / 0 resp.
111
HM - Heard Island and McDonald Islands
0% / 0 resp.
112
HN - Honduras
0% / 0 resp.
113
HR - Croatia
0% / 0 resp.
114
HT - Haiti
0% / 0 resp.
115
ID - Indonesia
0% / 0 resp.
116
IL - Israel
0% / 0 resp.
117
IM - Isle of Man
0% / 0 resp.
118
IN - India
0% / 0 resp.
119
IO - British Indian Ocean Territory
0% / 0 resp.
120
IQ - Iraq
0% / 0 resp.
121
IR - Iran
0% / 0 resp.
122
IS - Iceland
0% / 0 resp.
123
JE - Jersey
0% / 0 resp.
124
JM - Jamaica
0% / 0 resp.
125
JO - Jordan
0% / 0 resp.
126
JP - Japan
0% / 0 resp.
127
KE - Kenya
0% / 0 resp.
128
KG - Kyrgyzstan
0% / 0 resp.
129
KH - Cambodia
0% / 0 resp.
130
KI - Kiribati
0% / 0 resp.
131
KM - Comoros
0% / 0 resp.
132
KN - Saint Kitts and Nevis
0% / 0 resp.
133
KP - Korea, North
0% / 0 resp.
134
KW - Kuwait
0% / 0 resp.
135
KY - Cayman Islands
0% / 0 resp.
136
KZ - Kazakhstan
0% / 0 resp.
137
LA - Laos
0% / 0 resp.
138
LB - Lebanon
0% / 0 resp.
139
LC - Saint Lucia
0% / 0 resp.
140
LI - Liechtenstein
0% / 0 resp.
141
LK - Sri Lanka
0% / 0 resp.
142
LR - Liberia
0% / 0 resp.
143
LS - Lesotho
0% / 0 resp.
144
LT - Lithuania
0% / 0 resp.
145
LU - Luxembourg
0% / 0 resp.
146
LV - Latvia
0% / 0 resp.
147
LY - Libya
0% / 0 resp.
148
MA - Morocco
0% / 0 resp.
149
MC - Monaco
0% / 0 resp.
150
MD - Moldova
0% / 0 resp.
151
ME - Montenegro
0% / 0 resp.
152
MF - Saint Martin
0% / 0 resp.
153
MG - Madagascar
0% / 0 resp.
154
MH - Marshall Islands
0% / 0 resp.
155
MK - Macedonia
0% / 0 resp.
156
ML - Mali
0% / 0 resp.
157
MM - Burma
0% / 0 resp.
158
MN - Mongolia
0% / 0 resp.
159
MO - Macau
0% / 0 resp.
160
MP - Northern Mariana Islands
0% / 0 resp.
161
MQ - Martinique
0% / 0 resp.
162
MR - Mauritania
0% / 0 resp.
163
MS - Montserrat
0% / 0 resp.
164
MT - Malta
0% / 0 resp.
165
MU - Mauritius
0% / 0 resp.
166
MV - Maldives
0% / 0 resp.
167
MW - Malawi
0% / 0 resp.
168
MY - Malaysia
0% / 0 resp.
169
MZ - Mozambique
0% / 0 resp.
170
NA - Namibia
0% / 0 resp.
171
NC - New Caledonia
0% / 0 resp.
172
NE - Niger
0% / 0 resp.
173
NF - Norfolk Island
0% / 0 resp.
174
NG - Nigeria
0% / 0 resp.
175
NI - Nicaragua
0% / 0 resp.
176
NP - Nepal
0% / 0 resp.
177
NR - Nauru
0% / 0 resp.
178
NU - Niue
0% / 0 resp.
179
NZ - New Zealand
0% / 0 resp.
180
OM - Oman
0% / 0 resp.
181
PE - Peru
0% / 0 resp.
182
PF - French Polynesia
0% / 0 resp.
183
PG - Papua New Guinea
0% / 0 resp.
184
PH - Philippines
0% / 0 resp.
185
PK - Pakistan
0% / 0 resp.
186
PM - Saint Pierre and Miquelon
0% / 0 resp.
187
PN - Pitcairn Islands
0% / 0 resp.
188
PR - Puerto Rico
0% / 0 resp.
189
PS - Gaza Strip
0% / 0 resp.
190
PS - West Bank
0% / 0 resp.
191
PW - Palau
0% / 0 resp.
192
PY - Paraguay
0% / 0 resp.
193
QA - Qatar
0% / 0 resp.
194
RE - Reunion
0% / 0 resp.
195
RU - Russia
0% / 0 resp.
196
RW - Rwanda
0% / 0 resp.
197
SA - Saudi Arabia
0% / 0 resp.
198
SB - Solomon Islands
0% / 0 resp.
199
SC - Seychelles
0% / 0 resp.
200
SD - Sudan
0% / 0 resp.
201
SH - Saint Helena, Ascension, and Tristan da Cunha
0% / 0 resp.
202
SI - Slovenia
0% / 0 resp.
203
SJ - Svalbard
0% / 0 resp.
204
SK - Slovakia
0% / 0 resp.
205
SL - Sierra Leone
0% / 0 resp.
206
SM - San Marino
0% / 0 resp.
207
SN - Senegal
0% / 0 resp.
208
SO - Somalia
0% / 0 resp.
209
SR - Suriname
0% / 0 resp.
210
SS - South Sudan
0% / 0 resp.
211
ST - Sao Tome and Principe
0% / 0 resp.
212
SV - El Salvador
0% / 0 resp.
213
SX - Sint Maarten
0% / 0 resp.
214
SY - Syria
0% / 0 resp.
215
SZ - Swaziland
0% / 0 resp.
216
TC - Turks and Caicos Islands
0% / 0 resp.
217
TD - Chad
0% / 0 resp.
218
TF - French Southern and Antarctic Lands
0% / 0 resp.
219
TG - Togo
0% / 0 resp.
220
TH - Thailand
0% / 0 resp.
221
TJ - Tajikistan
0% / 0 resp.
222
TK - Tokelau
0% / 0 resp.
223
TL - Timor-Leste
0% / 0 resp.
224
TM - Turkmenistan
0% / 0 resp.
225
TN - Tunisia
0% / 0 resp.
226
TO - Tonga
0% / 0 resp.
227
TT - Trinidad and Tobago
0% / 0 resp.
228
TV - Tuvalu
0% / 0 resp.
229
TW - Taiwan
0% / 0 resp.
230
TZ - Tanzania
0% / 0 resp.
231
UA - Ukraine
0% / 0 resp.
232
UG - Uganda
0% / 0 resp.
233
UM - United States Minor Outlying Islands
0% / 0 resp.
234
UY - Uruguay
0% / 0 resp.
235
UZ - Uzbekistan
0% / 0 resp.
236
VA - Holy See (Vatican City)
0% / 0 resp.
237
VC - Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
0% / 0 resp.
238
VE - Venezuela
0% / 0 resp.
239
VG - British Virgin Islands
0% / 0 resp.
240
VI - Virgin Islands
0% / 0 resp.
241
VN - Vietnam
0% / 0 resp.
242
VU - Vanuatu
0% / 0 resp.
243
WF - Wallis and Futuna
0% / 0 resp.
244
WS - Samoa
0% / 0 resp.
245
XK - Kosovo
0% / 0 resp.
246
YE - Yemen
0% / 0 resp.
247
YT - Mayotte
0% / 0 resp.
248
ZA - South Africa
0% / 0 resp.
249
ZM - Zambia
0% / 0 resp.
250
ZW - Zimbabwe
0% / 0 resp.

What is your gender?

310 out of 316 answered

Picture for choice "Male"Male
66% / 205 resp.
Picture for choice "Female"Female
33% / 103 resp.
Picture for choice "Other"Other
0% / 2 resp.

How old are you?

312 out of 316 answered

1
25 to 34
43% / 137 resp.
2
35 to 44
29% / 93 resp.
3
18 to 24
13% / 42 resp.
4
45 to 54
9% / 30 resp.
5
55 to 64
2% / 9 resp.
6
65 or older
0% / 1 resp.

Education: What is your highest degree or level of school completed?

310 out of 316 answered

1
Bachelor’s degree
50% / 157 resp.
2
Master’s degree
17% / 53 resp.
3
Some college credit, no degree
10% / 33 resp.
4
High school graduate, diploma or the equivalent (for example: GED)
6% / 20 resp.
5
Doctorate degree
5% / 18 resp.
6
Associate degree
3% / 10 resp.
7
Professional degree
2% / 9 resp.
8
Trade/technical/vocational training
1% / 6 resp.
9
Some high school, no diploma
1% / 3 resp.
10
Nursery school to 8th grade
0% / 1 resp.
11
No schooling completed
0% / 0 resp.

Which industry do you work in or are most involved with?

301 out of 316 answered

1
Entertainment
21% / 64 resp.
2
Computer Software
8% / 26 resp.
3
Information Technology & Services
4% / 14 resp.
4
Higher Education
3% / 9 resp.
5
Education Management
2% / 8 resp.
6
Accounting
2% / 7 resp.
7
Hospital & Health Care
2% / 7 resp.
8
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
2% / 7 resp.
9
Media Production
2% / 7 resp.
10
Retail
2% / 7 resp.
11
Computer Games
2% / 6 resp.
12
Homemaker
2% / 6 resp.
13
Military
2% / 6 resp.
14
Computer & Network Security
1% / 5 resp.
15
Design
1% / 5 resp.
16
Hospitality
1% / 5 resp.
17
Law Practice
1% / 5 resp.
18
Research
1% / 5 resp.
19
Health, Wellness & Fitness
1% / 4 resp.
20
Pharmaceuticals
1% / 4 resp.
21
Architecture & Planning
1% / 3 resp.
22
Banking
1% / 3 resp.
23
Civil Engineering
1% / 3 resp.
24
Electrical / Electronic Manufacturing
1% / 3 resp.
25
Marketing & Advertising
1% / 3 resp.
26
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering
1% / 3 resp.
27
Medical Practice
1% / 3 resp.
28
Primary / Secondary Education
1% / 3 resp.
29
Apparel & Fashion
0% / 2 resp.
30
Arts & Crafts
0% / 2 resp.
31
Events Services
0% / 2 resp.
32
Fine Art
0% / 2 resp.
33
Food & Beverages
0% / 2 resp.
34
Government Administration
0% / 2 resp.
35
Graphic Design
0% / 2 resp.
36
Information Services
0% / 2 resp.
37
Internet
0% / 2 resp.
38
Logistics & Supply Chain
0% / 2 resp.
39
Management Consulting
0% / 2 resp.
40
Mental Health Care
0% / 2 resp.
41
Museums & Institutions
0% / 2 resp.
42
Oil & Energy
0% / 2 resp.
43
Online Media
0% / 2 resp.
44
Telecommunications
0% / 2 resp.
45
Utilities
0% / 2 resp.
46
Veterinary
0% / 2 resp.
47
Airlines / Aviation
0% / 1 resp.
48
Automotive
0% / 1 resp.
49
Biotechnology
0% / 1 resp.
50
Broadcast Media
0% / 1 resp.
51
Chemicals
0% / 1 resp.
52
Computer Networking
0% / 1 resp.
53
Construction
0% / 1 resp.
54
Consumer Goods
0% / 1 resp.
55
Consumer Services
0% / 1 resp.
56
Defense & Space
0% / 1 resp.
57
Environmental Services
0% / 1 resp.
58
Facilities Services
0% / 1 resp.
59
Financial Services
0% / 1 resp.
60
Import & Export
0% / 1 resp.
61
Industrial Automation
0% / 1 resp.
62
Insurance
0% / 1 resp.
63
International Affairs
0% / 1 resp.
64
Legal Services
0% / 1 resp.
65
Libraries
0% / 1 resp.
66
Luxury Goods & Jewelry
0% / 1 resp.
67
Machinery
0% / 1 resp.
68
Market Research
0% / 1 resp.
69
Mining & Metals
0% / 1 resp.
70
Motion Pictures & Film
0% / 1 resp.
71
Music
0% / 1 resp.
72
Non-Profit Organization Management
0% / 1 resp.
73
Performing Arts
0% / 1 resp.
74
Photography
0% / 1 resp.
75
Printing
0% / 1 resp.
76
Real Estate
0% / 1 resp.
77
Religious Institutions
0% / 1 resp.
78
Staffing & Recruiting
0% / 1 resp.
79
Wholesale
0% / 1 resp.
80
Writing & Editing
0% / 1 resp.
81
Alternative Dispute Resolution
0% / 0 resp.
82
Alternative Medicine
0% / 0 resp.
83
Animation
0% / 0 resp.
84
Aviation & Aerospace
0% / 0 resp.
85
Building Materials
0% / 0 resp.
86
Business Supplies & Equipment
0% / 0 resp.
87
Capital Markets
0% / 0 resp.
88
Civic & Social Organization
0% / 0 resp.
89
Commercial Real Estate
0% / 0 resp.
90
Computer Hardware
0% / 0 resp.
91
Consumer Electronics
0% / 0 resp.
92
Cosmetics
0% / 0 resp.
93
Dairy
0% / 0 resp.
94
E-Learning
0% / 0 resp.
95
Executive Office
0% / 0 resp.
96
Farming
0% / 0 resp.
97
Fishery
0% / 0 resp.
98
Food Production
0% / 0 resp.
99
Fund-Raising
0% / 0 resp.
100
Furniture
0% / 0 resp.
101
Gambling & Casinos
0% / 0 resp.
102
Glass, Ceramics & Concrete
0% / 0 resp.
103
Government Relations
0% / 0 resp.
104
Human Resources
0% / 0 resp.
105
Individual & Family Services
0% / 0 resp.
106
International Trade & Development
0% / 0 resp.
107
Investment Banking
0% / 0 resp.
108
Investment Management
0% / 0 resp.
109
Judiciary
0% / 0 resp.
110
Law Enforcement
0% / 0 resp.
111
Legislative Office
0% / 0 resp.
112
Maritime
0% / 0 resp.
113
Medical Devices
0% / 0 resp.
114
Nanotechnology
0% / 0 resp.
115
Newspapers
0% / 0 resp.
116
Outsourcing / Offshoring
0% / 0 resp.
117
Package / Freight Delivery
0% / 0 resp.
118
Packaging & Containers
0% / 0 resp.
119
Paper & Forest Products
0% / 0 resp.
120
Philanthropy
0% / 0 resp.
121
Plastics
0% / 0 resp.
122
Political Organization
0% / 0 resp.
123
Professional Training & Coaching
0% / 0 resp.
124
Program Development
0% / 0 resp.
125
Public Policy
0% / 0 resp.
126
Public Relations & Communications
0% / 0 resp.
127
Public Safety
0% / 0 resp.
128
Publishing
0% / 0 resp.
129
Railroad Manufacture
0% / 0 resp.
130
Ranching
0% / 0 resp.
131
Recreational Facilities & Services
0% / 0 resp.
132
Renewables & Environment
0% / 0 resp.
133
Restaurants
0% / 0 resp.
134
Security & Investigations
0% / 0 resp.
135
Semiconductors
0% / 0 resp.
136
Shipbuilding
0% / 0 resp.
137
Sporting Goods
0% / 0 resp.
138
Sports
0% / 0 resp.
139
Supermarkets
0% / 0 resp.
140
Textiles
0% / 0 resp.
141
Think Tanks
0% / 0 resp.
142
Tobacco
0% / 0 resp.
143
Translation & Localization
0% / 0 resp.
144
Transportation / Trucking / Railroad
0% / 0 resp.
145
Venture Capital & Private Equity
0% / 0 resp.
146
Warehousing
0% / 0 resp.
147
Wine & Spirits
0% / 0 resp.
148
Wireless
0% / 0 resp.

How many individual escape rooms have you done?

316 out of 316 answered

1
1-20
52% / 167 resp.
2
21-40
25% / 81 resp.
3
41-60
8% / 27 resp.
4
61-80
4% / 13 resp.
5
101-120
2% / 8 resp.
6
121-140
2% / 7 resp.
7
81-100
2% / 7 resp.
8
181-200
0% / 2 resp.
9
201-220
0% / 2 resp.
10
141-160
0% / 1 resp.
11
161-180
0% / 1 resp.
12
221+
0% / 0 resp.

What are your skills as an enthusiast?

316 out of 316 answered

1
Correlation - relate clues to a solution
67% / 214 resp.
2
Observation and Discernment - knowing what is important
65% / 207 resp.
3
Pattern Recognition - i.e. sequence puzzles
61% / 195 resp.
4
Communication
59% / 187 resp.
5
Visual / Spatial - good with visual puzzles
50% / 160 resp.
6
Compartmentalization - make sense of the whole
45% / 145 resp.
7
Searching
41% / 132 resp.
8
Kinetic - good with physical puzzles
40% / 129 resp.
9
Math
40% / 129 resp.
10
Words
35% / 112 resp.
11
Brute Forcing - trying different permutations to solve lock
19% / 63 resp.
12
Memorization
17% / 54 resp.
13
Aural - good with puzzles requiring listening
16% / 51 resp.
14
Other
2% / 8 resp.

What is your personality type?

313 out of 316 answered

1
Introvert
39% / 124 resp.
2
Ambivert
34% / 108 resp.
3
Extrovert
25% / 81 resp.

Are you normally the "alpha" of your team?

314 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
56% / 178 resp.
2
No
43% / 136 resp.

Are you the main organizer of escape room bookings?

314 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
79% / 249 resp.
2
No
20% / 65 resp.

Do you have one or more regular teams you play with?

314 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
78% / 246 resp.
2
No
21% / 68 resp.

Do you keep track of...

295 out of 316 answered

1
escape rooms you've played?
94% / 280 resp.
2
escape rooms you've won?
65% / 194 resp.
3
people you've played with?
47% / 140 resp.
4
people's skills and availability?
28% / 84 resp.
5
solve time?
27% / 81 resp.

How many escape room companies are local to you?

316 out of 316 answered

1
1-10
52% / 167 resp.
2
11-20
27% / 86 resp.
3
21-30
9% / 29 resp.
4
31-40
4% / 13 resp.
5
41-50
1% / 6 resp.
6
61-70
1% / 6 resp.
7
90+
1% / 4 resp.
8
51-60
0% / 3 resp.
9
71-80
0% / 2 resp.
10
81-90
0% / 0 resp.

How far have you travelled to play an escape room?

315 out of 316 answered

1
Local only
39% / 125 resp.
2
500+ miles
27% / 85 resp.
3
100+ miles
19% / 62 resp.
4
200+ miles
6% / 20 resp.
5
300+ miles
4% / 13 resp.
6
400+ miles
3% / 10 resp.

Have you done an escape room tour?

314 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
31% / 98 resp.
2
No
68% / 216 resp.

How many escape rooms have you done in a day?

288 out of 316 answered

1
2
50% / 144 resp.
2
3
24% / 71 resp.
3
5
7% / 22 resp.
4
4
7% / 21 resp.
5
6
4% / 14 resp.
6
8
2% / 8 resp.
7
9
1% / 4 resp.
8
10
0% / 2 resp.
9
7
0% / 2 resp.
10
11
0% / 0 resp.
11
12+
0% / 0 resp.

Have you done the same escape room more than once?

315 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
20% / 65 resp.
2
No
79% / 250 resp.

If you've done a room more than once, why?

113 out of 316 answered

1
Was an observer while others played
30% / 34 resp.
2
Room has variants for replay
19% / 22 resp.
3
Accidental - (didn't know it was the same room of another company's)
8% / 9 resp.
4
Room has timed trial/high score
7% / 8 resp.
5
Other
45% / 51 resp.

How does your significant other feel about your escape room habit?

311 out of 316 answered

1
Enthusiast as well
47% / 149 resp.
2
Plays sometimes
23% / 73 resp.
3
N/A
19% / 61 resp.
4
Doesn't care
4% / 13 resp.
5
Tolerates it
3% / 10 resp.
6
Despises my choices in life
1% / 5 resp.

What is your ideal team size?

316 out of 316 answered

1
4
62% / 198 resp.
2
5
28% / 90 resp.
3
6
26% / 83 resp.
4
2
21% / 68 resp.
5
3
20% / 64 resp.
6
8
5% / 16 resp.
7
Solo
4% / 14 resp.
8
7
4% / 13 resp.
9
10
0% / 3 resp.
10
9
0% / 2 resp.
11
11
0% / 1 resp.
12
12
0% / 1 resp.
13
13
0% / 1 resp.
14
14
0% / 1 resp.
15
15+
0% / 1 resp.

For an escape room you enjoy, what price is fair per person?

313 out of 316 answered

1
2x a movie ticket
49% / 156 resp.
2
1.5x a movie ticket
19% / 60 resp.
3
3x a movie ticket
16% / 53 resp.
4
Same $ as a movie ticket
12% / 39 resp.
5
4x a movie ticket
1% / 4 resp.
6
1/2 of a movie ticket
0% / 1 resp.

Are you willing to pay for an escape room you know is bad?

313 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
22% / 71 resp.
2
No
77% / 242 resp.

Public ticketing

315 out of 316 answered

1.5
Average rating
19%
60 resp.
0
32%
102 resp.
1
35%
112 resp.
2
5%
17 resp.
3
7%
24 resp.
4
Never bookDon't mindPrefer

Private ticketing

316 out of 316 answered

3.1
Average rating
3%
11 resp.
0
5%
16 resp.
1
23%
74 resp.
2
15%
50 resp.
3
52%
165 resp.
4
Never bookDon't mindPrefer

Room booking

316 out of 316 answered

2.2
Average rating
12%
39 resp.
0
20%
64 resp.
1
30%
96 resp.
2
13%
44 resp.
3
23%
73 resp.
4
Never bookDon't mindPrefer

Well designed puzzles

314 out of 316 answered

3.8
Average rating
0%
0 resp.
0
0%
2 resp.
1
1%
4 resp.
2
14%
46 resp.
3
83%
262 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Scenery, props and decor

314 out of 316 answered

3.1
Average rating
0%
0 resp.
0
4%
15 resp.
1
16%
51 resp.
2
42%
133 resp.
3
36%
115 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Technology

314 out of 316 answered

2.2
Average rating
5%
16 resp.
0
15%
50 resp.
1
41%
130 resp.
2
26%
82 resp.
3
11%
36 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Story / Narrative

315 out of 316 answered

2.7
Average rating
2%
7 resp.
0
14%
44 resp.
1
26%
84 resp.
2
30%
97 resp.
3
26%
83 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Excitement / Intensity

315 out of 316 answered

3.1
Average rating
0%
2 resp.
0
2%
9 resp.
1
18%
57 resp.
2
43%
136 resp.
3
35%
111 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Novelty / Uniqueness

315 out of 316 answered

3.0
Average rating
1%
5 resp.
0
3%
10 resp.
1
23%
74 resp.
2
41%
129 resp.
3
30%
97 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Immersion

315 out of 316 answered

3.2
Average rating
1%
4 resp.
0
4%
15 resp.
1
14%
45 resp.
2
35%
113 resp.
3
43%
138 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Specific theme

315 out of 316 answered

2.0
Average rating
12%
39 resp.
0
20%
63 resp.
1
33%
104 resp.
2
24%
77 resp.
3
10%
32 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Gamemaster quality and customer service

315 out of 316 answered

3.2
Average rating
1%
5 resp.
0
5%
17 resp.
1
13%
42 resp.
2
29%
93 resp.
3
50%
158 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Props not broken / Room reset done properly

315 out of 316 answered

3.8
Average rating
0%
0 resp.
0
0%
2 resp.
1
1%
6 resp.
2
15%
49 resp.
3
81%
258 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Preferred Team size

314 out of 316 answered

2.5
Average rating
4%
14 resp.
0
10%
32 resp.
1
37%
117 resp.
2
31%
100 resp.
3
16%
51 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Location

315 out of 316 answered

1.7
Average rating
19%
60 resp.
0
26%
83 resp.
1
32%
101 resp.
2
15%
49 resp.
3
7%
22 resp.
4
Don't CareImportant

Linear Rooms

315 out of 316 answered

2.1
Average rating
4%
15 resp.
0
20%
64 resp.
1
41%
132 resp.
2
23%
74 resp.
3
9%
30 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Open Path

315 out of 316 answered

2.7
Average rating
1%
4 resp.
0
4%
13 resp.
1
30%
97 resp.
2
46%
147 resp.
3
17%
54 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Aha! Puzzles

314 out of 316 answered

3.1
Average rating
1%
3 resp.
0
7%
23 resp.
1
12%
39 resp.
2
39%
124 resp.
3
39%
125 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Process Puzzles

314 out of 316 answered

2.3
Average rating
5%
16 resp.
0
19%
62 resp.
1
28%
88 resp.
2
37%
117 resp.
3
9%
31 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Searching

315 out of 316 answered

2.4
Average rating
3%
11 resp.
0
17%
54 resp.
1
31%
99 resp.
2
30%
96 resp.
3
17%
55 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Blacklight searching

315 out of 316 answered

1.7
Average rating
15%
49 resp.
0
26%
83 resp.
1
32%
103 resp.
2
19%
62 resp.
3
5%
18 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Split Team Rooms

314 out of 316 answered

2.5
Average rating
6%
19 resp.
0
9%
31 resp.
1
30%
97 resp.
2
31%
100 resp.
3
21%
67 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Riddles

315 out of 316 answered

2.2
Average rating
10%
32 resp.
0
18%
57 resp.
1
29%
92 resp.
2
31%
98 resp.
3
11%
36 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Outside knowledge / Trivia

315 out of 316 answered

1.0
Average rating
39%
123 resp.
0
36%
114 resp.
1
16%
51 resp.
2
6%
20 resp.
3
2%
7 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Obfuscation

315 out of 316 answered

2.3
Average rating
3%
11 resp.
0
11%
37 resp.
1
42%
135 resp.
2
32%
101 resp.
3
9%
31 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Red Herrings

315 out of 316 answered

1.1
Average rating
36%
115 resp.
0
28%
90 resp.
1
24%
78 resp.
2
8%
26 resp.
3
1%
6 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Actor(s) in the room

312 out of 316 answered

1.8
Average rating
16%
50 resp.
0
17%
54 resp.
1
41%
128 resp.
2
17%
55 resp.
3
8%
25 resp.
4
HateDon't careLove

Favourite themes?

292 out of 316 answered

1
Tomb / Ancient Civs
54% / 158 resp.
2
Science
50% / 147 resp.
3
Heist / Theives
48% / 141 resp.
4
Detective/Police/Crime
46% / 137 resp.
5
Spy
46% / 136 resp.
6
Space
44% / 130 resp.
7
Supernatural
43% / 128 resp.
8
Historical
41% / 121 resp.
9
Prison
38% / 111 resp.
10
Serial Killer
35% / 104 resp.
11
Bomb Defusion
32% / 95 resp.
12
Dream
31% / 92 resp.
13
Library
26% / 76 resp.
14
Carnival
25% / 74 resp.
15
Medical
23% / 68 resp.
16
Military
20% / 59 resp.
17
Office
19% / 57 resp.
18
Western
19% / 56 resp.
19
Airplane
18% / 55 resp.
20
Music
18% / 53 resp.
21
Vampire
17% / 50 resp.
22
Zombie
16% / 49 resp.
23
Themeless
14% / 42 resp.
24
Other
8% / 25 resp.

Themes you are tired of?

246 out of 316 answered

1
Zombie
36% / 89 resp.
2
Office
32% / 79 resp.
3
Prison
29% / 73 resp.
4
Bomb Defusion
27% / 68 resp.
5
Serial Killer
25% / 62 resp.
6
Themeless
24% / 60 resp.
7
Heist / Theives
21% / 52 resp.
8
Detective/Police/Crime
19% / 48 resp.
9
Military
11% / 28 resp.
10
Vampire
11% / 27 resp.
11
Spy
10% / 25 resp.
12
Supernatural
9% / 24 resp.
13
Tomb / Ancient Civs
9% / 24 resp.
14
Library
9% / 23 resp.
15
Science
6% / 15 resp.
16
Historical
5% / 14 resp.
17
Medical
5% / 14 resp.
18
Western
4% / 12 resp.
19
Space
4% / 11 resp.
20
Carnival
2% / 7 resp.
21
Dream
2% / 6 resp.
22
Airplane
2% / 5 resp.
23
Music
2% / 5 resp.
24
Other
4% / 10 resp.

Walkie Talkie

312 out of 316 answered

1.5
Average rating
26%
81 resp.
0
19%
60 resp.
1
34%
109 resp.
2
15%
47 resp.
3
4%
15 resp.
4
Don't likeDon't carePrefer

In room audio system

314 out of 316 answered

2.5
Average rating
5%
17 resp.
0
7%
24 resp.
1
35%
112 resp.
2
32%
101 resp.
3
19%
60 resp.
4
Don't likeDon't carePrefer

In room screen displaying text

313 out of 316 answered

2.7
Average rating
5%
17 resp.
0
10%
32 resp.
1
24%
78 resp.
2
32%
101 resp.
3
27%
85 resp.
4
Don't likeDon't carePrefer

Actor in room

311 out of 316 answered

1.8
Average rating
20%
64 resp.
0
20%
63 resp.
1
30%
96 resp.
2
19%
60 resp.
3
9%
28 resp.
4
Don't likeDon't carePrefer

Gamemaster enters room

313 out of 316 answered

0.7
Average rating
60%
188 resp.
0
19%
60 resp.
1
12%
40 resp.
2
5%
17 resp.
3
2%
8 resp.
4
Don't likeDon't carePrefer

Notes slid under door or provided otherwise

313 out of 316 answered

1.5
Average rating
26%
83 resp.
0
19%
61 resp.
1
34%
107 resp.
2
14%
46 resp.
3
5%
16 resp.
4
Don't likeDon't carePrefer

Accessible for the physically impaired

312 out of 316 answered

1.3
Average rating
39%
122 resp.
0
17%
55 resp.
1
20%
64 resp.
2
15%
48 resp.
3
7%
23 resp.
4
Not importantImportant

Accessible for the visually impaired

312 out of 316 answered

1.2
Average rating
39%
123 resp.
0
20%
63 resp.
1
24%
77 resp.
2
11%
35 resp.
3
4%
14 resp.
4
Not importantImportant

Accessible for the hearing impaired

310 out of 316 answered

1.2
Average rating
39%
121 resp.
0
19%
61 resp.
1
23%
73 resp.
2
13%
42 resp.
3
4%
13 resp.
4
Not importantImportant

Cleanliness of facility

311 out of 316 answered

3.2
Average rating
1%
3 resp.
0
3%
11 resp.
1
15%
47 resp.
2
39%
124 resp.
3
40%
126 resp.
4
Not importantImportant

Fire safety issue: being bound (handcuffed)

311 out of 316 answered

1.9
Average rating
24%
76 resp.
0
13%
43 resp.
1
27%
86 resp.
2
15%
48 resp.
3
18%
58 resp.
4
Not importantImportant

Fire safety issue: being locked in

311 out of 316 answered

2.0
Average rating
24%
77 resp.
0
12%
40 resp.
1
24%
76 resp.
2
15%
48 resp.
3
22%
70 resp.
4
Not importantImportant

How do you prefer to book your rooms?

313 out of 316 answered

1
Book online
85% / 267 resp.
2
Doesn't matter
11% / 37 resp.
3
Book by phone
2% / 9 resp.

Are you an owner, designer, or a consultant of escape rooms?

316 out of 316 answered

1
Yes
43% / 136 resp.
2
No
57% / 180 resp.

What is your escape room design expertise?

212 out of 316 answered

1
Puzzle Design
74% / 158 resp.
2
Writer / Story Design
50% / 107 resp.
3
Business
42% / 89 resp.
4
Prop / Set Design
41% / 87 resp.
5
Marketing / Promotion
37% / 79 resp.
6
Technology / Programming
26% / 57 resp.
7
Graphic Design
19% / 41 resp.
8
Sound Design
17% / 38 resp.
9
Other
11% / 25 resp.