Last month, a new report emerged which stated that the short video platform TikTok has now become the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for September 2021. the app witnessed more than 59 million installs worldwide.
According to Sensor Tower, the countries with the largest number of installs were from Douyin in China at 16 percent, followed by the US at 12 percent, despite the previous president doing everything he can to hinder the growth of the service.
The report also mentions that Facebook was the second most installed non-gaming app worldwide last month and the app garnered more than 51 million installs worldwide. The countries with the largest number of Facebook installs were India at 29 percent, followed by Indonesia at 7 percent.
The remaining three top stops were filled with social media apps owned by Facebook itself, this includes Instagram, WhatsApp, and Messenger which took their spot in the top five of the most installed non-gaming apps worldwide for September 2021.
In the gaming category, Player Unknown Battle Ground Mobile from Tencent was the top-grossing mobile game worldwide for August 2021 and it garnered approximately $270 million in player spending, which represented 4.7 percent growth from August 2020.
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