Global 3D printing applications 2017-2018

The statistic shows the distribution of 3D printing applications in 2017 and 2018. In 2018, the two most popular applications of 3D printing were production (43%) and prototypying (55%).

Distribution of 3D printing applications worldwide in 2017 and 2018

20172018
Prototype34%55%
Production22%43%
Proof of concept23%41%
Marketing samples10%18%
Art8%16%
Education7%16%
Hobby5%10%
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Source

Release date

July 2018

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2017 and 2018

Number of respondents

>1,000

Age group

18 years and older

Special properties

Owner/CEO; engineers

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

The source does not provide information on the original wording of the question used during the survey.

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