Telegram becomes the most downloaded app worldwide in January
Telegram has become the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for January 2021 with more than 63 mn installs, 3.8 times its downloads in January 2020, according to the latest data released by Sensor Tower.
The countries with the most number of Telegram installs were India at 24%, followed by Indonesia at 10%. TikTok standing at 2nd position with another messaging app Signal took the 3rd position.
Telegram has attained the top position in the overall downloads (non-game) on Google Play Store moving from the 9th position in the previous month, December 2020. The messaging app also entered the list of the top 10 most downloaded (non-game) apps on App Store.