TikTok application for the first time disclosed the number of users around the world, reports CNBC.
Thus, the number of users of the application in the United States for two and a half years increased by almost 800%. According to the company, in January 2018 TikTok used 11 million Americans, by June 2020, this figure rose to 91 million. Currently, the U.S. there are more than 100 million users of the application.
In the world, the number of people who use TikTok is also increasing. In January 2018, the application was used by almost 55 million people, in July 2020 вЂ“ 689 million people. In addition, this month TikTok has passed the mark of 2 billion downloads, according to the report.
Earlier it became known that TikTok has filed a lawsuit against the administration of the United States due to the ban on the application in the country.
The U.S. authorities decided to block TikTok in the territory of the country if it is not bought back by the American company before September 15. The U.S. special services claim that social network management transmits personal data of users to the Chinese authorities and is engaged in propaganda.