Spotify is one of the world's leading music streaming services, with over 381 million monthly active users and 172 million premium subscribers as of October 2021. In 2020, Spotify reported a revenue of 7.88 billion euros and 43% of its monthly active users used the ad-supported version that same year. The United States accounted for 29.3% of global streaming hours in 2020 while Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” was the most streamed song on Spotify with 2.7 billion streams to date (October 2020). Drake remains the most popular artist on Spotify with 72 million monthly listeners (October 2020) across 93 countries worldwide where it is available today - including 31.59% market share among music streaming services in America alone.
In April 2021, 21.9 million daily active users were recorded from US audiences; 58 percent aged 18-34 years old according to statistics released by BusinessofApps & Statista respectively – making up almost half their total user base globally. With 25 Million followers at present, Today's Top Hits playlist continues to be one amongst many other popular playlists followed by millions around the globe every day; 57 percent male & 43 percent female Android app users being another statistic worth noting here too. Brazil has 972 thousand app downloads from September 2021 onwards whereas North America contributed 41 % towards overall revenues generated last year (2020). Counterfeit listening saw 750K "inauthentic streams" removed this August whilst 70M songs & 2M podcast titles remain accessible through their platform currently alongwith Car Thing device launched earlier this year in limited release via website only.
Spotify Statistics Overview
In 2020, Spotify was available in 93 countries worldwide.
This statistic is a testament to Spotify's global reach and influence. It highlights the company's success in expanding its services to a wide range of countries, demonstrating its commitment to providing music streaming services to a diverse range of audiences. This statistic is a key indicator of Spotify's success and growth, and is an important factor to consider when discussing the company's overall performance.
Currently, Spotify has a 31.59% market share among music streaming services in the United States.
This statistic is a testament to Spotify's success in the United States music streaming market. It demonstrates that Spotify has been able to capture a significant portion of the market, and is a major player in the industry. This statistic is important to consider when discussing the success of Spotify and its impact on the music streaming industry.
In April 2021, Spotify had an average of 21.9 million daily active users in the United States.
This statistic is a testament to the immense popularity of Spotify in the United States. It shows that the streaming service has become a staple in the lives of millions of Americans, with an average of 21.9 million daily active users. This statistic is a clear indication of the success of Spotify and its ability to capture the attention of a large audience.
In 2020, 57% of Spotify app users on Android were male, while 43% were female.
This statistic is a telling indication of the gender divide among Spotify app users on Android. It provides insight into the demographics of the platform, and can be used to inform decisions about marketing, product development, and more. It is an important piece of data to consider when discussing Spotify's user base and the trends that shape it.
As of September 2021, 9.72% of Spotify's Android app users were from Brazil.
This statistic is a telling indication of the popularity of Spotify in Brazil. It demonstrates that the streaming service has a strong presence in the country, and that it is a viable option for Brazilian users. This is important information for anyone looking to understand the reach of Spotify in the region, and how it compares to other streaming services.
Spotify reached its peak of 24.93 million daily app downloads on August 31, 2021.
This statistic is a testament to the immense popularity of Spotify, demonstrating that the streaming service has reached a new milestone in terms of daily app downloads. It is a clear indication that Spotify is continuing to grow in popularity and is becoming an increasingly important part of people's lives. This statistic is an important one to consider when discussing Spotify's success and its impact on the music industry.
In 2020, 803 thousand apps were downloaded from the Spotify For Artists app.
This statistic is a testament to the success of Spotify For Artists, demonstrating the app's immense popularity and reach. It shows that the app is a valuable resource for artists, providing them with the tools they need to promote their music and reach a wider audience. This statistic is a great example of how Spotify is helping to revolutionize the music industry and make it easier for artists to get their music out there.
In 2020, 41% of Spotify's revenues came from North America.
This statistic is a telling indication of Spotify's success in North America, highlighting the company's ability to capture a large portion of the market in the region. It also serves as a benchmark for the company's performance in other regions, providing insight into the potential for growth in other areas. Furthermore, it provides a valuable insight into the company's overall financial health, as North America is a major contributor to Spotify's overall revenue.
In August 2021, Spotify removed around 750,000 "inauthentic streams" related to counterfeit listening.
This statistic is a testament to the importance of accurate streaming data in the music industry. It highlights the need for Spotify to take action against fraudulent streams, which can distort the true picture of an artist's popularity and success. By removing these inauthentic streams, Spotify is ensuring that the data they provide is reliable and trustworthy, allowing artists to get a more accurate representation of their music's performance.
In 2020, Spotify had more than 70 million songs and 2.6 million podcast titles available for streaming.
This statistic is a testament to the sheer breadth of content available on Spotify. With 70 million songs and 2.6 million podcast titles, Spotify has something for everyone, no matter their musical or podcasting tastes. It's no wonder that Spotify has become one of the most popular streaming services in the world.
Spotify's Car Thing, an in-car device, was launched in limited release on its website in April 2021.
The launch of Spotify's Car Thing in April 2021 is a significant milestone in the company's history, as it marks the first time the streaming giant has ventured into the world of in-car devices. This development is indicative of Spotify's commitment to expanding its reach and providing users with more ways to access their favorite music and podcasts. As such, it is an important statistic to consider when discussing the company's overall success and growth.
Spotify is one of the most popular streaming services in the world, with over 381 million monthly active users and 172 million premium subscribers. In 2020, Spotify's revenue reached 7.88 billion euros and 43% of its monthly active users used the ad-supported version. The United States accounted for 29.3% of Spotify's global streaming hours that year, while Ed Sheeran’s “Shape Of You” was the most streamed song on Spotify with 2.7 billion streams to date as well as Drake being its most popular artist with 72 million monthly listeners worldwide in October 2020 when it was available in 93 countries across all continents except Antarctica.
In 2021, 9 out 10 people using a music streaming service were using Spotify which had an average 21.9 daily active users from April onwards; 58 percent aged 18-34 years old followed by Today's Top Hits playlist having 25 million followers at that time - 57 percent male Android app user base compared to 41 female counterparts - Brazil accounting for 972 percent share among other countries where Car Thing device launched limitedly on website same month too along 70+ millions songs & 2+ podcast titles availability plus 803 thousand apps downloaded from For Artists App globally during this period before 750K counterfeit listening removed August 2021 itself.
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ZipDo, cited June 2023: Spotify Statistics