According to Sensor Tower, global app downloads hit an all-time high of 37.8 billion in the second quarter of 2020, an increase of 31.7% from the previous year.
Which were the most popular apps:
- – business, health and fitness, and education all flourished in Q2 2020 as many of you looked to spend your time getting in shape or learning something new.
- – Health and fitness app downloads were 20-35% higher than pre-coronavirus levels 13 weeks after the peak of the pandemic.
- – Travel apps, in particular, became redundant in the second quarter due to border closures and the introduction of curfews and quarantines. Travel app numbers were more than 60% lower than pre-COVID levels.