South Korea Mobile App Market Statistics 2023 for Android
South Korea is home to some of the world’s most highly engaged app consumers. Indeed, Koreans consistently rank amongst the most active app users in the world, spending considerably more time per day consuming app content than the average global app user. This is bolstered by the fact that South Korea is something of a tech haven. The birthplace of such powerhouses as Samsung, LG, NAVER Corp., and SKTelecom, Korea has a lot to offer for the global app market.
In this article, we provide a number of detailed app statistics and insights from the South Korea Android app market. We cover a number of topics, including how many Korean app publishers are active on Google Play, how many apps they have released, and how Korean apps have performed compared to the global average. The data is aggregated based on address, meaning only app publishers with valid Korean addresses listed on Google Play have been considered.
App Market Overview: Korean Mobile Apps on Google Play
App Ratings: Korean Mobile Apps
Apps Versus Games: South Korea
How Do Korean Mobile App Developers Monetize their Apps?
Korean mobile App publishers monetize their apps in the following ways:
- 9% of Apps must be purchased.
- 36% leverage mobile advertising.
- 9% have in-app purchases.
Globally, however, mobile App publishers monetize their apps like so:
- 3% of Apps must be purchased.
- 32% leverage mobile advertising.
- 5% have in-app purchases.
How Many Korean Mobile Apps Are Available on Both iOS and Android?
The Most Popular SDKs and Android App Permissions
Top Korean Mobile App Developers Based on Downloads
Most Popular Mobile Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular Mobile Apps: South Korea
- Top Grossing Mobile Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular Social Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular News Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular Travel Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular Shopping Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular Lifestyle Apps: South Korea
- Most Popular Business Apps: South Korea
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