NEW DELHI: TikTok has had an exceptional rise since its launch in September 2016. In lower than 4 years, the app, which permits customers to create 15 seconds movies, soundtracked by music clips, has been downloaded 1.5 billion instances and has 800 million month-to-month common customers. It was the seventh most downloaded app of the 2010s.
The app is common throughout the globe amongst customers of all ages. In response to Apptrace, it has a presence in 141 international locations. It is without doubt one of the only a few social media apps which are obtainable in over three dozen languages — 39 to be exact.
In 2019, the app was downloaded 104.7 million instances — a rise of 46% in a single 12 months — making it probably the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide.
India is the largest marketplace for TikTok, outdoors China. In 2019, the app was downloaded 323 million instances, accounting for 44% of the app’s whole downloads that 12 months.
TikTok was the highest app when it comes to downloads in India in 2019.
(It’s value noting that in 2019 the app was briefly banned in India. It’s estimated that the ban value the app as many as 15 million new customers)
Of the 1.5 billion downloads of the app, 466.eight million (31 per cent) have been in India. In China, the app has 173 million downloads.
In India, the app suports 15 regional languages.
In response to a report printed in The Financial Instances, a mean Indian TikTok consumer spent a mean of 38 minutes each day utilizing the app. As compared, 44 minutes have been spent on Instagram, whereas for Fb the figures have been 35 minutes.
As of August 2019, the app was put in on 30% of all Indian smartphones.