The app was reportedly downloaded almost 113 million times in February from the iTunes App Store and Google Play worldwide. Sensor Tower said installations for February were up “approximately 96% year-over-year from February 2019.” This brings the app’s download total to nearly 1.9 billion lifetime installs, but this number doesn’t account for third-party Android app stores.
India accounted for 46.6 million of TikTok’s downloads last month, with Brazil coming in second at 9.7 million and the U.S. placing third at 6.4 million.
When comparing the iTunes App Store and the Google Play store, Sensor Tower found that Google Play accounted for far more downloads in February: 93.2 million, versus 19.7 million for the App Store.
In addition to having huge download numbers for the month, TikTok saw its “highest-ever monthly user spending” in February. Sensor Tower said the app generated $50.4 million for the month, a 784.2% year-over-year increase.
China was the biggest spender for the month, accounting for almost $46 million in spending. The U.S. came in second at $3 million.