Number of mobile phone messaging app users in the United States from 2014 to 2020 (in millions)

Number of mobile messaging users in the U.S. 2014-2020 This statistic presents the number of mobile phone messaging app users in the United States from 2014 to 2020. In 2015, close to 113 million mobile phone users in the United States accessed over-the-top messaging apps to communicate. This figure is projected to grow to 173.2 million users in 2020.
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Number of users in millions
2014 83
2015 112.9
2016 *130.9
2017 *145.8
2018 *157
2019*165.7
2020*173.2
Number of users in millions
2014 83
2015 112.9
2016 *130.9
2017 *145.8
2018 *157
2019*165.7
2020*173.2
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This statistic presents the number of mobile phone messaging app users in the United States from 2014 to 2020. In 2015, close to 113 million mobile phone users in the United States accessed over-the-top messaging apps to communicate. This figure is projected to grow to 173.2 million users in 2020.
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Release date
June 2016
Region
United States
Survey time period
2014 to 2015
Supplementary notes
*Forecast
Mobile phone users of any age who use an over-the-top (OTT) messaging app via mobile phone app at least once per month.

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