More than 218 billion mobile apps were downloaded in 2020
According to a study, web users downloaded 218 billion mobile applications on their smartphones in 2020. This figure is up by 7%, setting a new record.
China has recorded 96.2 billion downloads in 2020. This accounts for 44% of the total number of mobile app downloads. The country is ahead of India, the US and Brazil.
According to the App Annie “State of Mobile 2021” report, mobile users in Europe has also grown. France is leading with 2.15 billion applications downloaded.
Concerning the most popular apps of 2020, the top applications were TikTok, Facebook, WhatsApp and Zoom.