Mobile apps usage in UAE

Statistics report about mobile apps usage in the United Arab Emirates

Mobile apps usage in UAE

This report presents insights and statistics on the mobile apps usage in the United Arab Emirates. It provides an overview of the UAE mobile internet market, in addition to figures on social media, payments, and food delivery apps.

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  • Basic Statistic Countries with the fastest average mobile internet speed 2023
  • Premium Statistic Number of internet users UAE 2013-2022
  • Premium Statistic Share of web traffic by device UAE 2022
  • Premium Statistic Daily time spent online via mobile for users worldwide 2023, by region
  • Premium Statistic Gen Z e-shopper mobile audience share worldwide 2023, by country

Mobile internet usage

  • Premium Forecast Mobile internet users in the United Arab Emirates 2020-2029
  • Premium Forecast Mobile internet usage reach in the United Arab Emirates 2010-2029
  • Premium Statistic Number of mobile subscriptions in UAE 2020-2022, by month
  • Premium Statistic Devices used to access the internet UAE 2022

Social media

  • Premium Statistic Share of social network users UAE 2022, by platform
  • Premium Statistic Number of messenger app users UAE 2022, by app
  • Premium Forecast WhatsApp users in the United Arab Emirates 2020-2029
  • Premium Forecast Instagram users in the United Arab Emirates 2019-2028
  • Premium Forecast Twitter users in the United Arab Emirates 2019-2028


  • Premium Statistic Most popular online payment methods in the UAE 2023, by type
  • Premium Forecast Mobile POS payment penetration rate in 34 countries worldwide 2023
  • Premium Statistic Online wallet payment penetration rate in 40 countries worldwide 2022
  • Premium Statistic Users of various mobile payment apps in the UAE in 2020, with forecasts to 2025

Food delivery

  • Premium Forecast Penetration rate of online food delivery in the UAE 2019-2028
  • Premium Statistic Share of payment method Talabat UAE 2022, by type
  • Premium Statistic Food delivery market share in UAE May 2022, by company
  • Premium Statistic Average online food delivery order value UAE Q1 2021-Q1 2022, by company

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