Current number of Android apps in the market: 1,689,174 Percentage of low quality apps: 12%
Development over timeThis graph shows the number of available applications on Google Play. Last update: September 5, 2015.
The AppBrain low quality app detection filter detects automatically which apps are unlikely to be useful ("low quality apps"). Google seems to remove apps from the market roughly once a quarter, in which case the total number of available Android apps goes down. The removed apps are almost always classified by our system as low quality apps.
Android apps on Google Play
The following graph shows the number of new regular and low-quality apps that were added per month.