Top app publisher share of global app revenue 2019

During the third quarter of 2019, the top one percent of app publishers generated 93 percent of mobile app revenue across Google Play and the Apple App Store. The other 99 percent of app publishers generated only seven percent of total app revenue. During this period, worldwide gross app revenue in Google Play and the Apple App Store amounted to a combined 21.9 billion U.S. dollars.

Share of global app revenue generated by top 1% of app publishers as of 3rd quarter 2019

Top 1% of publishersRemaining 99% of publishers
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Release date

November 2019



Survey time period

Q3 2019

Special properties

App Store and Google Play; total app publishers n=792,000; gaming app publishers n=108,000

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