Global mobile messaging usage penetration from 4th quarter 2012 to 1st quarter 2015

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Percentage of internet users
Q4 '12 59%
Q1 '13 60%
Q2 '13 65%
Q3 '13 65%
Q4 '13 65%
Q1 '14 67%
Q2 '14 69%
Q3 '14 75%
Q4 '14 74%
Q1 '1575%

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This statistic presents the global mobile instant messaging usage penetration among internet users worldwide. As of the first quarter of 2015, 75 percent of internet users worldwide had accessed the messaging services on mobile.
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Release date
June 2015
Survey time period
4th quarter 2012 to 1st quarter 2015
Age group
16 to 64 years
Special properties
Internet users

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