As per the Statistics shared by Sensor Tower, TikTok downloads reached an all-time high in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2019, with nearly 220 million installs, which represented a 24 percent increase over Q3 2019. Of the total, India was reportedly responsible for nearly 45 percent of TikTok’s first-time downloads in 2019. TikTok‘s revenue reportedly grew by a massive 540 percent year-on-year in the quarter.
The report also revealed that the worldwide app downloads totaled 28.7 billion in the quarter, which is a 4.7 percent year-over-year increase. Last year downloads grew 9.1 percent to 114.9 billion, including 30.6 billion on the App Store and 84.3 billion from Google Play.
WhatsApp still tops leading four Facebook-owned apps in the top five. On the other hand, WhatsApp experienced a huge growth of 39 percent quarter-on-quarter in Q4 2019. Moreover, WhatsApp and TikTok were the only two apps that had more downloads in India during Q4 19.