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STORE INTELLIGENCE · JULIA CHAN · APRIL 2019

Top Social Media Apps in the U.S. for Q1 2019 by Downloads

See the top Social Media apps in the U.S. for Q1 2019 by downloads, according to Sensor Tower data.

Top Social Media Apps in the U.S. for Q1 2019 by Downloads

The most downloaded Social Media app in the United States for Q1 2019 was TikTok with nearly 13.5 million installs, up 184 percent over 1Q18. The full top 10 ranking of Social Media apps in the U.S. by downloads for Q1 2019 is above. App download estimates are from Sensor Tower’s Store Intelligence platform.

Instagram was the second most installed Social Media app in the U.S. last year with more than 10 million downloads. Facebook, Snapchat, and Pinterest comprised the remainder of the top five most installed apps in the category.

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 in the U.S. 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