TikTok was the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for October 2021, according to Sensor Tower data.
The app had 57 million installs worldwide during the month.
The highest number of app downloads came from Douyin in China with 17%, followed by the United States with 11%.
It was also the most downloaded app on the Apple App Store.
Instagram was the most downloaded application on the Google Play Store.
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Overall, Instagram was the second most installed non-gaming app worldwide last month, recording more than 56 million installs. This represented a 31 percent increase in app downloads as of October 2020.
India accounted for the highest number of Instagram downloads with 39%, followed by Brazil with 6%.
Facebook, WhatsApp and Telegram rounded out the list of the five most installed non-gaming apps worldwide during the month, according to the report.
Separately, according to a recent report by Sensor Tower and MAAS, shopping apps reached 113 million downloads in India in October 2021.
Indian social e-commerce company Meesho contributed more than 12 million downloads. Meesho also made the list of the top ten apps by global downloads during October 2021. It was ranked eighth on the list in terms of overall downloads. It was also the seventh most downloaded non-game app on the Play Store for the month, according to Sensor Tower data.