Apple will rule till 2021 in App Market
Mobile App

Apple Will Rule Till 2021 The App Industry Statistics Says

iOS apps are paying way more than the Android ones

https://dk2dyle8k4h9a.cloudfront.net/Apple Will Rule Till 2021 The App Industry Statistics Says

As we all are aware of mobile app industry there are two leading platforms Android and Apple. Android leads in a number of users across the globe while Apple dominates in terms of revenue. App Annie just predicted that Apple will continue to dominate the mobile app business til 2021. Revenue generated by the Apple between 2017 to 20121 will be much more than that of Android. According to the second annual report Of App Annie which assures the dominance of Apple. Due to the lucrative apps in the store, the revenue per device will increase in coming time. The consumers are expected to spend a gross amount of about $60 billion in store till 2021.

Interesting Stats

apple-logo

According to the App Annie, Apple will remain the top scorer in revenue generation from the app store.

Here are some stats presented by the App Annie in their report

  • App Annie states that gross revenue by the app store will increase by 20% per year over the forecasted period.
  • Total count of revenue will be $352 billion in 2021.
  • According to the reports, the total consumer spending will be $139 billion.
  • App Annie states that 85% of the total consumers spending in 2021 will be from five major countries- US, China, Japan, UK and South Korea.
  • India, Mexico, Brazil, Indonesia are stated as emerging markets to contribute to the revenue of mobile app store.

Market Insights

  • China will be the biggest contributor to the app store with $56 billion of the total.
  • China will be the biggest contributor also to Apple store revenue.
  • The app download will increase by 19% per annum in the Chinese market.
  • India is highlighted as the most influential emerging market. India is expected to have amazing growth in smartphone ownership in next 5 years.
  • App Annie predicted revenue contribution by India to grow annualized rate of 28% to 23 billion in 2021.

Games

  • Gross consumer spending is expected on gaming apps to exceed more $105 billion in 2021 via all app stores.
  • Other categories including media, news, and dating are forecasted to constitute $34 billion together in 2021.
  • The reports state that the publisher monetizing through app store should consider regular investment in mature markets to see spectacular growth in the app store.
  • App Annie advice publisher looking to enter China market should be concerned about localization and partnership. This is suggested to fill the gap between cultures or differences with the west.

Conclusion

Apple going to be leading platform till 2021 by ruling in revenue terms. Mobile app business is going experience a significant rise every coming year till 2021. With the continuous invasion of enterprises in mobile app industry app economy is rising day by day. Now the mobile application is much more than gaming app, it has limitless potential to enhance any business or field. 

Eric Jones
Written By
Eric Jones

Eric Jones is a senior tech blogger at MobileAppDaily and he is a gadget lover and follows every advancement and tweak in the mobile app industry. He is enthusiastic about the gaming and social media apps and possesses almost 7 years of experience as a tech blog contributor. Eric also doesn't like to share his cheese burst pizza with anyone at all.

Top Companies

InMobi
Singapore
Dot Com Infoway
New York, USA
M&C Saatchi Mobile
New York City, USA
Techmagnate
New Delhi, India
Fetch
London, UK
View full report

Latest Articles

Join our global community 135K Followers
Mobile App

"Food for All"- An App Let You Grab Restaurant Meals at a Minimal Cost

Eric Jones 4 min read  

Do you know there is an app that can get you some good restaurant meals at quite an affordable price and even let you stop food wastage? You must be wondering, how an app can reduce wastage of food, here it is ‘Food for All’, all you need to do is to place an order a bit early in the mor

Mobile App

Science Center Visitors Can Experience the Space Tour via App

Joshua Anderson 4 min read  

The Great Lakes Science center has launched the new app called ‘Mission to STEM’. This app allows visitors of NASA Glenn Visitor center to experience how it feels like to be in space. It is a complete new way ahead in the world of innovative mobile apps for iOS.According to CEO and t

Mobile App

Uber Is Handing Over Its Southeast Asia Business To Grab

Vikram Khajuria 4 min read  

Uber, the ride-hailing giant is preparing for its exit from another sizeable market. According to the reports, Uber is selling its Southeast Asia business to its all-time competitor Grab. However, the financial figures of the deal have not been disclosed yet but Uber will own 27.5 percent of the com

Mobile App

Uber And Law Authorities Settled Down For $148 Million Over 2016 Data Breach Scandal

Vikram Khajuria 2 min read  

Uber, the ride-hailing giant, has finally agreed for paying $148million to the legal authorities for its data breach scandal. In 2016, the hackers stole almost the data of its 25 million users by breaching the company’s data security firewall.In late 2017, Dara Khosrowshahi, Uber CEO uncov