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Total number of active mobile app developers in leading global app stores as of January 2017 (in 1,000s)

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Number of developers per app store worldwide 2017 This statistic presents the total number of active mobile app developers in leading global app stores as of January 2017. As of the measured period, there were over 724,000 app developers who had released an app through Google Play. The iOS App Store ranked second with 494,000 active app developers.
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This statistic presents the total number of active mobile app developers in leading global app stores as of January 2017. As of the measured period, there were over 724,000 app developers who had released an app through Google Play. The iOS App Store ranked second with 494,000 active app developers.
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January 2017
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Worldwide
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January 2017

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