About This Statistic
This statistic gives information on the popularity of the mobile messenger app WhatsApp in leading online markets worldwide as of the fourth quarter of 2016. According to survey data, 55 percent of the population in Germany were using WhatsApp. In Indonesia, 38 3 percent of the population used WhatsApp. Only 16 percent of the population in the United States were actively using the messaging app. In the United States, the most popular mobile messaging apps are Facebook Messenger, Google Hangouts and Snapchat.