Navigation - Australia

  • Australia
  • The Navigation market in Australia is projected to experience substantial growth in the coming years.
  • By 2022, the total revenue in this market is expected to reach US$37.88m.
  • This revenue is projected to continue growing at an annual rate of 9.57% from 2022 to 2027, resulting in a market volume of US$62.72m by 2027.
  • Within the Navigation market, in-app purchases (IAP) are expected to contribute significantly to revenue.
  • In 2022, IAP revenue is projected to reach US$7.39m.
  • Additionally, paid app revenue is expected to reach US$3.45m in the same year.
  • Advertising revenue, on the other hand, is projected to reach US$27.04m in 2022.
  • Furthermore, the number of downloads in the Navigation market is expected to reach 4.39m downloads in 2022.
  • Currently, the average revenue per download is estimated to be US$8.63.
  • When compared globally, it is worth noting that in China generates the most revenue in the Navigation market.
  • In 2022, the projected revenue in China is a staggering US$439.80m.
  • This highlights the significant impact of the Chinese market in the Navigation market industry.

Key regions: Germany, Europe, Japan, Asia, South Korea

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Analyst Opinion

Since the start of Apple, Inc.'s App Store in 2008 with around 500 apps, mobile apps have come to dominate the digital economy and have quickly outpaced the demand for desktop applications. As of 2021, the Apple App Store and Google Play Store had more than 5 million apps combined. Because many apps from the West are not available in China, many new app stores have emerged there. Digital lifestyles around the world now depend on adopting mobile apps, especially when it comes to social networking. The games industry has also been thoroughly transformed by the app revolution and is demonstrated by the fact that the games category is the largest and highest-grossing app category.


Data coverage:

The data encompasses B2C enterprises. Figures are based on revenue from in-app purchases, revenue from the purchase of apps, and revenue from advertising, as well as the number of downloads for each app category.

Modeling approach:

Market sizes are determined through a bottom-up approach, building on a specific rationale for each market segment. As a basis for evaluating markets, we use market data from independent databases and third-party sources, current trends, and reported performance indicators of top market players. In addition, we use relevant key market indicators and data from country-specific associations, such as smartphone users and mobile broadband connections. This data helps us estimate the market size for each country individually.


In our forecasts, we apply diverse forecasting techniques. The selection of forecasting techniques is based on the behavior of the relevant market. For example, the S-curve function and exponential trend smoothing are well suited for forecasting digital products and services due to the non-linear growth of technology adoption. The main drivers are GDP/capita, level of digitization, and consumer attitudes toward apps.

Additional notes:

The data is modeled using current exchange rates. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Russia-Ukraine war are considered at a country-specific level. The market is updated twice a year in case market dynamics change.


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