App developers: current popular platforms 2015, by region

This statistic presents the mobile platforms that mobile app developers are currently developing for as of November 2015, sorted by region. According to the industry survey, 81 percent of responding app developers from North America were developing apps for the Android OS.

Mobile platforms currently developing for according to global app developers as of November 2015, by region

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Release date

February 2016



Survey time period

September and November 2015

Number of respondents

global n=1,085; APAC n=515; Europe n=150; NA n=120

Age group

15 years and older

Special properties

app developers and publishers

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

Original question: Which mobile platforms di you develop apps for today? Please select all that apply.
Values may not add up to 100 percent due to rounding.

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