Kickstarter Stat Check

Here’s a stat check from Kickstarter: Of the 385,810 total projects, only 35.6% were successful as of today.

The top five crowdfunding categories (in order) are: Music, Film, Games, Publishing and Art.

In the Music category: 10% raised <$1,000; 71% raised $1,000-$9,999; 13% raised $10,000-$19,999; 5% raised $20,000-$99,999; and 0.3% raised $100,000-$999,999; and .007% raised $1 million.

The top five unsuccessful projects were (in order): Film, Publishing, Music, Tech and Games.

A little reality check.

About JeffKoeppel

I am a corporate/securities attorney in the Washington, DC area. Prior to joining the firm, I was a Senior Attorney Advisor in the Division of Corporation Finance at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. I am a member of the Bars of the States of Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia. You can also follow this blog on LinkedIn at:
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