Australia Mobile App Statistics 2024
Last update: 27 May 2024 CET
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Australia Mobile App Market Statistics 2024 for Android

Which Australian apps would you like to explore?

Australians love their mobile apps. So, unsurprisingly, Australia is home to one of the more robust mobile app markets in the world. With companies like Canva, Telstra, and FatSecret leading the way, many Australian businesses have begun to develop products for mobile platforms.

In this article, we provide a number of detailed app statistics and insights from the Australian Android app market. We cover a number of topics, including how many Australian app publishers are active on Google Play StoreGoogle Play, how many apps they have released, and how Australian apps have performed compared to the global average. The data is aggregated based on address, meaning only app publishers with valid Australian addresses listed on Google Play have been considered.

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App Market Overview: Australian Mobile Apps on Google Play

Discover how prevalent Australian mobile Apps and App publishers are on Google Play StoreGoogle Play. For an overview of the latest stats and insights, visit the pages below!

App Ratings: Australian Mobile Apps

Australian mobile Apps average 3.36
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out of 5 stars.
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Apps Versus Games: Australia

84% of apps released by Australian publishers are apps and 16% are games.
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How Do Australian Mobile App Developers Monetize their Apps?

Australian mobile App publishers Coin icon monetize their apps in the following ways:

  • 6% of Apps must be purchased.
  • 17% leverage mobile advertising.
  • 13% have in-app purchases.

Globally, however, mobile App publishers Coin icon monetize their apps like so:

  • 2% of Apps must be purchased.
  • 30% leverage mobile advertising.
  • 5% have in-app purchases.
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How Many Australian Mobile Apps Are Available on Both iOS and Android?

58% of Australian mobile App publishers have released Apps on both Google PlayGoogle Play and the iTunesApple App Store.
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The Most Popular SDKs and Android App Permissions

Explore the most common SDKs and permissions used by Australian Android Apps. Uncover the top trending tools and access requirements within the industry.

Top Australian Mobile App Developers Based on Downloads

Discover the Top icon top 10 Australian mobile App publishers, based on total global downloads.
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Most Popular Mobile Apps: Australia

We’ve ranked the Trophy icon top Australian mobile Apps from the most popular Google PlayGoogle Play categories, including Social, News, Travel, Shopping, Lifestyle, and Business. We also looked at Trophy icon the most popular and top grossing Australian mobile Apps overall.

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