GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

App Development Industry Statistics

The app development industry is rapidly growing, with over 2.7 million apps available for download on the Google Play Store and over 1.8 million on the Apple App Store, generating billions of dollars in revenue each year.

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"The total app revenues amounted to over 581.9 billion U.S. dollars in 2020."

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"There were 478 billion mobile apps downloads in 2021."

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"In 2019, 66% of app developers earned less than $5,000 per month."

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"The global market for mobile apps will reach 935.2 billion dollars by 2023."

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"Over 85% of apps are games on the Apple App Store."

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"7% of developers use Flutter as their primary app development tool."

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"66% of mobile users have 11-30 apps installed on their devices."

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"80% of users stop using a mobile app within 90 days of downloading it."

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"More than 2.7 billion people use Android, the most widely used mobile operating system."

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"By 2022, the number of mobile app downloads will reach 354 billion."

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"Mobile apps are projected to generate over $935 billion in revenue by 2023."

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"On average, smartphone users spend 4.2 hours per day using apps."

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"84.9% of mobile applications are free to use."

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"Users spent on average 4.2 hours per day on mobile in 2020."

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"Hybrid apps make up 32% of mobile app development in the market."

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"Only 25% of mobile app users come back after day one of downloading an app."

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"60% of all Google Play apps are free."

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"Users spend 90% of their mobile internet time in apps."

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"Over 250,000 developers worldwide use Xamarin, a popular app development platform."

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