Distribution of 3D printing applications worldwide in 2017 and 2018

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