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TikTok by the Numbers: Stats, Demographics & Fun Facts

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Company Info



Founded on: September 2016

CEO: Zhang Yiming

Headquarters: Culver City, California

Employees: 1000

TikTok Statistics

Total Number of Monthly Active Users:

800 million (source)

Last updated: 2/11/20

Total Number of TikTok Downloads:

1,65 billion (source)

Last updated: 2/11/20

Number of Video Views Per Day:

1 billion (source)

Last updated: 2/11/20

TikTok Demographics

TikTok Financials

Fun Facts

  • TikTok is available in 150 markets, in 75 languages.
  • TikTok is the most downloaded app on the Apple App Store, with 33 million downloads in a single quarter.
  • It’s currently the third most downloaded non-gaming app of the year.
  • In 2019 alone India was responsible for 277.6 million downloads, which make up 45 % of the number of downloads in the entire year.
  • 68 percent of TikTok users watch someone else’s video and 55 percent upload their own videos.
  • 52% of TikTok users are iPhone users.
  • The #RaindropChallenge has over 986 million views on TikTok.
  • The most followed individual on TikTok is Lauren Gray with over 34.8 million followers.
  • The average activation number is 43.4 times a day.
  • There are more than 5 million #InMyFeelings challenge videos on TikTok compared to 1.7 million on Instagram.
  • TikTok’s average engagement rate is 29%.
  • Just 4% of U.S. social media marketers use the platform.
  • It took 200 days for the Chinese development team to create the original version of Douyin / TikTok.

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Salman Aslam
Salman Aslam
Salman Aslam is the Founder & CEO of Omnicore, a leading Healthcare Digital Advertising & Marketing Agency helping clients across the globe. You can follow him on Twitter for tweets and rants about latest news, tips and advice on digital marketing.