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App Store Metrics

Count of Active Applications in the App Store


This page shows the number of active applications in currently in the US App Store. Active applications, for the purpose of these metrics, are applications that appeared in the app store on a particular day/week/month.

Total Apps Approved for US App Store: 1,547,608
Total Active Apps (currently available for download): 1,155,225
Total Inactive Apps (no longer available for download): 392,383
Number of Active Publishers in the US App Store: 300,043


Count of Active Applications By Month
Month# Apps# Games# Total
Unknown46,12041,92588,045
2008-0746,65742,13588,792
2008-0847,21742,33089,547
2008-0947,98042,59490,574
2008-1049,04042,92791,967
2008-1150,20143,27993,480
2008-1251,66343,69595,358
2009-0153,42644,14497,570
2009-0255,80944,674100,483
2009-0358,36245,272103,634
2009-0461,06845,914106,982
2009-0563,49046,607110,097
2009-0666,41647,374113,790
2009-0769,73148,111117,842
2009-0873,66449,024122,688
2009-0978,07350,093128,166
2009-1082,48651,093133,579
2009-1187,38052,157139,537
2009-1296,05153,886149,937
2010-01102,91954,985157,904
2010-02110,25356,243166,496
2010-03119,07957,572176,651
2010-04128,40459,560187,964
2010-05136,69960,876197,575
2010-06145,68562,461208,146
2010-07154,87863,950218,828
2010-08164,74665,679230,425
2010-09173,34367,159240,502
2010-10183,94368,947252,890
2010-11193,93570,619264,554
2010-12207,67373,455281,128
2011-01218,08775,372293,459
2011-02228,24977,431305,680
2011-03240,07379,790319,863
2011-04252,32082,145334,465
2011-05263,67484,051347,725
2011-06275,82086,224362,044
2011-07286,07888,241374,319
2011-08300,08490,719390,803
2011-09313,42692,984406,410
2011-10326,92695,032421,958
2011-11339,90297,062436,964
2011-12354,778100,314455,092
2012-01370,057102,954473,011
2012-02384,170105,394489,564
2012-03400,541108,093508,634
2012-04417,612111,024528,636
2012-05437,030114,138551,168
2012-06453,309116,928570,237
2012-07468,690119,662588,352
2012-08485,302122,583607,885
2012-09505,883126,047631,930
2012-10526,800129,285656,085
2012-11548,091132,369680,460
2012-12568,182136,255704,437
2013-01591,934139,884731,818
2013-02613,886143,372757,258
2013-03637,916147,437785,353
2013-04663,866151,794815,660
2013-05689,463156,063845,526
2013-06711,439159,659871,098
2013-07736,243164,357900,600
2013-08759,190168,991928,181
2013-09784,861173,852958,713
2013-10816,113180,607996,720
2013-11845,284187,3791,032,663
2013-12870,152193,7231,063,875
2014-01899,364199,4781,098,842
2014-02923,133206,5831,129,716
2014-03938,510213,4681,151,978


Page last updated: 2014-04-14 23:35:26 -0700 PDT