Leading Android app categories in the United States 2019

This statistic gives information on the market reach of the most popular Android app categories in the United States as of September 2019. During the measured period, it was found that communication apps had a 99.77 percent reach among Android mobile users in the United States.

Market reach of the most popular Android app categories in the United States as of September 2019

Penetration rate among Android users
Tools 99.94%
Communication 99.77%
Business 99.43%
Video Players & Edit 98.23%
Music & Audio 97.43%
Travel & Local 97.32%
Social 96.98%
Productivity 96.69%
Entertainment 92.93%
News & Magazines 90.59%
Books & Reference 90.02%
Lifestyle 82.83%
Photography 82.14%
Personalization 71.19%
Shopping 64.69%
Games - Puzzle53.79%
Games - Casual52.77%
Weather 52.65%
Finance 50.09%
Health & Fitness 43.24%
Games - Arcade43.24%
Sports 37.71%
Education 33.26%
Maps & Navigation 28.47%
Games - Action27.84%
Games - Word26.3%
Games - Card24.87%
Games - Board23.5%
Media & Video 21.68%
Games - Racing19.57%
Food & Drink 19.17%
Games - Casino19%
Games - Strategy16.83%
Games - Adventure16.2%
Medical 14.09%
Games - Simulation14.09%
Games - Action & Adventure13.35%
Games - Trivia12.55%
House & Home 12.15%
Games - Role Playing10.27%
Art & Design 10.04%
Games - Brain Games8.78%
Comics 8.21%
Creativity 7.47%
Libraries & Demo 6.05%
Music 5.88%
Dating 5.02%
Games - Educational4.45%
Gamse - Pretend Play3.82%
Auto & Vehicles 3.76%
Beauty 3.37%
Games - Arcade & Action2.8%
Games - Brain & Puzzle2.4%
Music & Video 2.05%
Events 2%
Transportation 1.43%
Parenting 1.2%
Games - Cards & Casino1.08%
Family 1.03%
Games - Sports Games0.51%
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Source

Release date

October 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

September 2019

Special properties

data based on a sample device count of 1,753 mobile devices

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