According to the Sensor Tower store intelligence data, in December 2020, Douyin and the overseas version of TikTok attracted nearly US$142 million in the Global App Store and Google Play, which is 3.3 times that of December last year, and once again won the Global mobile application (non-game) revenue list.
Among them, about 86% of revenue comes from the Chinese version of Douyin; the US market ranks second, contributing 7% of revenue; the Turkish market ranks third, accounting for 2%.
YouTube ranked second with nearly $95 million in revenue, an increase of 57% over the same period last year. US users contributed 52% of the revenue, followed by Japanese users with 13%. The other three apps in the top five on the list are Tinder, Disney+ and Tencent Video.
Douyin and TikTok replaced Netflix with an estimated revenue of US$1.26 billion, winning the top spot in the global entertainment application revenue list, an increase of 590% from last year. Among them, 88.3% of revenue comes from the iOS version of Douyin.