90 Apple App Store Stats and Facts (2020) | By the Numbers



Apple App Store Stats and Facts

Top revenue generating app in Apple App Store:

Candy Crush Saga

Last updated 8/12/13


Top downloaded paid app in Apple App Store:

WhatsApp Messenger

Last updated 8/12/13


Percentage of total apps in the Apple App Store that are games:

18%

Last updated 12/11/13


Percentage of total apps in the Apple App Store that are educational:

11%

Last updated 12/11/13


Percentage of total apps in the Apple App Store that are entertainment:

8%

Last updated 12/11/13


Number of Apple App Store apps that start out free:

62%

Last updated 12/11/13


Developer share of Apple App Store app sales:

70%

Last updated 7/22/14


Estimated percentage of Apple App Store apps that are "lifeless":

80%

Last updated 7/10/14


Top category for pulled (removed) Apple App Store apps:

books

Last updated 7/22/14

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