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STORE INTELLIGENCE · JULIA CHAN · JUNE 2020

Top Shopping Category Apps Worldwide for May 2020 by Downloads

See the top Shopping category apps worldwide for May 2020 by downloads, according to Sensor Tower data.

Top Shopping Category Apps Worldwide for May 2020 by Downloads

Wish was the most downloaded Shopping category app worldwide for May 2020 with more than 17.5 million installs, 2 times its installs in May 2019. The countries with the most installs of the app during this period were the United States at about 18 percent of its total downloads and Brazil at 12.5 percent. The full top 10 ranking of Shopping category apps worldwide by downloads for May 2020 is above. App download estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.

Shopee was the second most installed Shopping category app worldwide last month with more than 15.8 million installs, which represented a 58.1 percent increase from May 2019. The countries with the largest number of Shopee installs were Indonesia at 30 percent, followed by Brazil at 21.3 percent. Amazon, SHEIN, and AliExpress rounded out the top five most installed Shopping category apps worldwide for the month.

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 May 1, 2019 and May 31, 2020. 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: June 2020

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