Global usage penetration of Facebook Messenger from 3rd quarter 2013 to 3rd quarter 2015

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Share of online population
Q3 '1317%
Q4 '1318%
Q1 '1418%
Q2 '1420%
Q3 '1426%
Q4 '1427%
Q1 '1530%
Q2 '1531%
Q3 '1537%

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This statistic provides information on the global reach of Facebook Messenger as of the third quarter of 2015, based on the share of the online population using the chat app. During the last measured quarter, 37 percent of global internet users had accessed the mobile messenger in the previous month. Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular mobile messaging apps worldwide.
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Release date
November 2015
Survey time period
3rd quarter 2013 to 3rd quarter 2015
Age group
16 to 64 years
Special properties
internet users
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Excluding China.
Question: Which of the following mobile/tablet applications have you used in the past month? Facebook Messenger

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