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STORE INTELLIGENCE · JULIA CHAN · APRIL 2019

Top Language Apps Worldwide for Q1 2019 by Downloads

See the top language apps worldwide for Q1 2019 by downloads, according to Sensor Tower data.

Top Language Apps Worldwide for Q1 2019 by Downloads

The most downloaded language app worldwide for Q1 2019 was Duolingo with more than 14.5 million installs. The markets with the most new Duolingo installs during this period were the United States at 19 percent of total downloads and Brazil at 11 percent. The full top 10 ranking of language apps worldwide by downloads for Q1 2019 is above. App download estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.

U-Dictionary was the second most installed language app worldwide last year with more than nine million installs, with the single largest portion of those coming from India at 61 percent, followed by Indonesia at 14.5 percent. Babbel, Busuu, and Quizlet rounded out the top five most installed language apps worldwide for the quarter.

Store Intelligence users can see app download estimates for the above apps in addition to historical performance metrics on the Sensor Tower platform. Our estimates include downloads for the App Store and Google Play worldwide between Jan. 1, 2019 and Mar. 31, 2019. Apple apps and Google pre-installed apps are excluded. We report unique installs only. Android estimates do not include third-party stores. Figures represent aggregate installs of all app versions, ex: Facebook and Facebook Lite.


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Julia Chan

Written by: Julia Chan, Mobile Insights Analyst

Date: April 2019

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