Alipay Statistics and User Count for 2024

Last Updated on: January 13th, 2024

Here are a few of the most interesting Alipay statistics and facts I was able to dig up including restaurant count, revenue totals and employee counts. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

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Alipay Facts

Here is pretty much everything you ever wanted to know about Alipay.

Alipay Statistics user count and Facts 2023Alipay is a leading financial technology company based in China, founded in 2004 by the Alibaba Group. It has since grown into one of the world’s largest and most influential digital payment platforms. Alipay offers a wide range of financial services, including mobile payments, digital wallets, online banking, and more.
With over a billion users, Alipay has revolutionized the way people in China and beyond conduct financial transactions. Users can make payments, transfer money, pay bills, book flights and hotels, and even invest in various financial products through the Alipay app. The platform also supports contactless payments through QR codes and NFC technology.

Alipay Statistics

Alipay User Count

Number of Alipay users:

1.2 billion unique users (2020)

Number of Alipay Merchants:

80 million merchants (2020)

Number of Alipay users in China:

900 million (2019)

Number of Alipay users outside of China:

300 million (2019)

Number of Alipay daily active users:

320 million (2019)

Number of Alipay monthly active mobile users:

711 million users (2020)

Alipay Revenue Totals

Nothing to report just yet. Please check back soon for updates.

Additional Statistics

Number of people that have gained employment through Alipay:

1.64 million

Last updated 3/24/20

Number of global markets Alipay is active in:

50 markets

Last updated 11/14/19


Average number of daily Alipay transactions:

175 million transactions per day

Last updated 8/10/16

Alipay’s share of the China mobile payment market:


Last updated 12/31/18

Alipay’s share of China’s mobile payment provider market (by total transaction value):


Last updated 10/24/18

Percentage of Alipay payments that are made on a mobile device:


Last updated 8/10/16

Number of Singles Day 2017 transactions on Alipay:

1.5 billion

Peak amount of Singles Day 2017 transactions on Alipay:

256,000 payment transactions per second

Amount of assets managed by Yuebao:

$157 billion

Last updated January 2020

Number of Yuebao investors:

325 million investors

Last updated 12/14/17

Number of AlipayHK users:

2 million

Last updated 3/7/19

Number of Alipay HK merchants:


Last updated 3/7/19

Number of North American retailers Alipay has agreements with:


Last updated 5/21/18

Reported value of Ant Financial:

$150 billion

Last updated 12/20/19

Number of currencies Alipay supports:


Last updated 3/9/19

Number of financial institutions that partner with Alipay:


Last updated 3/6/19

Total amount of Yuebao assets:

RMB1.13 tillion (US $168.47 billion)

Last updated 4/17/19

Number of people that use the Alipay waste-sorting min-program guides:

1 million

Last updated 7/3/19

Number of service providers that Alipay has opened its platform to:

40 million

Last updated 3/10/20

Please note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these statistics come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%.

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