Store Comparison

As of November 12, 2018 (updates weekly),
Data below is worldwide.

iOS App Store

3,548,629 Apps

Apps
76.9%Games
23.1%
Free
84.9%Free
84.6%

Total Submissions

39.6K
Aug
52.2K
Sep
52.8K
Oct
8,694
-11.9%
Last Week
1,242.0
Avg. per Day

Submission Comparison (Games vs. Non-Games)

AugSepOct
AppsGamesAppsGamesAppsGames
85.5%
14.5%
89.1%
10.9%
88.6%
11.4%

1,480,135 Publishers

Avg. # of Apps per Publisher: 2.4

New Publishers Added

12.3K
Aug
18.6K
Sep
15.2K
Oct
2,844
-29.1%
Last Week
406.3
Avg. per Day

Google Play

5,858,186 Apps

Apps
83.6%Games
16.4%
Free
95.3%Free
94.7%

Total Submissions

143K
Aug
137K
Sep
154K
Oct
33,020
-17.4%
Last Week
4,717.1
Avg. per Day

Submission Comparison (Games vs. Non-Games)

AugSepOct
AppsGamesAppsGamesAppsGames
84.0%
16.0%
85.0%
15.0%
85.5%
14.5%

Top Categories (Last Week)

Most Downloaded$ Highest GrossingMost New Apps/Week
1Tools1Role Playing1Entertainment
2Action2Strategy2Music & Audio
3Arcade3Action3Education
4Entertainment4Puzzle4Tools
5Communication5Casual5Books & Reference
6Casual6Casino6Business
7Social7Sports7Personalization
8Simulation8Simulation8Lifestyle
9Racing9Adventure9Art & Design
10Shopping10Social10Communication
11Photography11Card11Food & Drink
12Puzzle12Lifestyle12Health & Fitness
13Video Players & Editors13Entertainment13Shopping
14Music & Audio14Music14Productivity
15Finance15Productivity15Arcade
16Sports16Communication16Finance
17Productivity17Music & Audio17Social
18Adventure18Sports18Photography
19Educational19Education19News & Magazines
20Strategy20Comics20Casual
21Travel & Local21Arcade21Puzzle
22Sports22Board22Travel & Local
23Education23Word23Sports
24Role Playing24Dating24Adventure
25Personalization25Racing25Action
26Lifestyle26Finance26Auto & Vehicles
27Health & Fitness27Health & Fitness27Maps & Navigation
28Board28Tools28Educational
29Maps & Navigation29Medical29Medical
30Word30Maps & Navigation30Beauty
31Auto & Vehicles31Books & Reference31Video Players & Editors
32Food & Drink32Business32Simulation
33Music33Travel & Local33Events
34Medical34Shopping34Trivia
35Casino35Photography35House & Home
36Business36Trivia36Racing
37Events37Video Players & Editors37Casino
38News & Magazines38Educational38Board
39Books & Reference39News & Magazines39Word
40Card40Auto & Vehicles40Role Playing
41Weather41Weather41Music
42Trivia42Personalization42Libraries & Demo
43Libraries & Demo43Art & Design43Dating
44House & Home44Food & Drink44Sports
45Comics45Parenting45Strategy
46Beauty46Libraries & Demo46Card
47Art & Design47House & Home47Weather
48Dating48Beauty48Comics
49Parenting49Events49Parenting
50Media & Video50Media & Video50Media & Video
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2,080,069 Publishers

Avg. # of Apps per Publisher: 2.82

New Publishers Added

32.1K
Aug
33.4K
Sep
36.7K
Oct
7,558
-14.1%
Last Week
1,079.7
Avg. per Day