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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: 1,550,372
Total Active Apps (currently available for download): 1,153,422
Total Inactive Apps (no longer available for download): 396,950
Number of Active Publishers in the US App Store: 299,549


Count of Active Applications By Month
Month# Apps# Games# Total
Unknown46,52742,29288,819
2008-0747,06142,50189,562
2008-0847,61942,69590,314
2008-0948,38042,95991,339
2008-1049,43543,29292,727
2008-1150,59443,63994,233
2008-1252,05044,05296,102
2009-0153,80444,49998,303
2009-0256,17945,028101,207
2009-0358,72545,618104,343
2009-0461,41446,259107,673
2009-0563,82646,949110,775
2009-0666,74047,714114,454
2009-0770,03248,443118,475
2009-0873,95249,352123,304
2009-0978,34550,409128,754
2009-1082,74451,404134,148
2009-1187,61952,467140,086
2009-1296,27254,187150,459
2010-01103,09455,280158,374
2010-02110,36256,532166,894
2010-03119,15957,852177,011
2010-04128,42559,834188,259
2010-05136,69561,144197,839
2010-06145,65662,725208,381
2010-07154,81964,205219,024
2010-08164,64765,926230,573
2010-09173,22367,399240,622
2010-10183,79369,178252,971
2010-11193,76870,845264,613
2010-12207,47673,675281,151
2011-01217,85875,583293,441
2011-02227,97877,636305,614
2011-03239,78679,989319,775
2011-04251,85282,320334,172
2011-05263,19384,225347,418
2011-06275,33586,397361,732
2011-07285,51588,404373,919
2011-08299,51990,881390,400
2011-09312,23293,051405,283
2011-10325,73095,099420,829
2011-11338,69997,129435,828
2011-12353,305100,334453,639
2012-01368,582102,972471,554
2012-02382,692105,412488,104
2012-03399,043108,107507,150
2012-04415,115110,862525,977
2012-05434,533113,975548,508
2012-06450,812116,765567,577
2012-07466,193119,499585,692
2012-08482,805122,420605,225
2012-09503,386125,884629,270
2012-10524,301129,122653,423
2012-11545,592132,206677,798
2012-12565,678136,088701,766
2013-01588,875139,596728,471
2013-02610,827143,084753,911
2013-03634,857147,149782,006
2013-04660,807151,506812,313
2013-05686,404155,775842,179
2013-06708,380159,371867,751
2013-07733,108164,025897,133
2013-08756,055168,659924,714
2013-09781,726173,520955,246
2013-10812,978180,275993,253
2013-11842,149187,0471,029,196
2013-12867,017193,3911,060,408
2014-01896,229199,1461,095,375
2014-02919,998206,2511,126,249
2014-03935,375213,1361,148,511


Page last updated: 2014-04-21 23:42:36 -0700 PDT