Usage penetration of WhatsApp in selected global regions as of 4th quarter 2015

Loading statistic...
Share of internet users
Latin America66%
Middle East and Africa63%
Asia Pacific35%
Worldwide34%
Europe33%
North America7%

© Statista 2017

Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Description Source More information
This statistic gives information on the global WhatsApp messenger audiences reach in selected global regions. As of the fourth quarter of 2015, 66 percent of internet users in Latin America had used the mobile app within the past month.
Show more
Release date
January 2016
Region
World
Survey time period
4th quarter 2015
Age group
16 to 64 years
Special properties
internet users excluding China
Supplementary notes
WhatsApp users are defined as those who have used the app within the last month. Global data from separate post.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year

Statistics on "Mobile messenger apps"

  • Overview
  • Leading messaging apps
  • Facebook Messenger
  • WhatsApp
  • Snapchat
  • LINE and Kakaotalk

Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format

Mobile messenger apps

All Information
in one Presentation

Mobile messenger apps

Everything On "Mobile messenger apps" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista for Your Company: The Research and Analysis Tool

  • Product Film
  • Statistics
  • Downloads

Our Premium Statistics - facts for your business

Currently, Statista provides more than 1 million statistics.
93 percent (all Premium content) are exclusively accessible via our professional accounts.

Unlimited access

As a Statista Premium customer, you receive unlimited access to all statistics at all times. Including downloads of data in the most common formats (XLS, PDF & PNG). Create relevant and significant statistics in no time.

You are in good company

Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages

Our Business Solutions: Save Time and Money

only

$588*

per year
Your advantages
  • Full access to all our statistics
  • Download as XLS, PDF & PNG
  • Relevant data: complete source information
All functions of our platform illustrated face-to-face
  • Learn how Statista supports your company
  • Extensive tour across the whole portal
  • Personal guidance by our support team
The knowledge database for your company
  • All functions of the Premium Account
  • Access to dossiers, forecasts and studies
  • Access to our international database
  • Publishing rights and other exclusive functions