πŸ“Š Statistics

Just the facts about emojis and World Emoji Day.

πŸ“ˆ Emoji Statistics

  • Facebook
    • ❀️ On Facebook, people are using the red heart emoji twice as much as they did last year
    • πŸ’¬ Over 900M emojis are sent every day without text on Facebook Messenger
    • πŸ“ˆ More than 700M emojis are used in Facebook posts every day
    • πŸŽ† The biggest day for emoji usage on Messenger is New Year’s Eve
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • Apple

πŸ“‹ Emoji Facts

  •  πŸ‘ Only 7% of people use the peach emoji as a fruit
  • πŸŽ‚ The most popular emojis across Facebook include favorites like Face With Tears of Joy and Smiling Face with Heart Eyes, but also the Birthday Cake emoji β€” for all those birthday greetings Facebook reminds you about
  • πŸŽ† New Year's Eve is the day that the most emojis are sent (on Facebook Messenger)
    Β 
  • 157 new emojis were approved in 2018, which brings the total number of emojis to 2,823.
    • This figure includes variations for skin tone and gender
    • 157 new emojis are expected to arrive on major platforms in the second half of 2018
    • New emojis on the way include redheads, a softball, kangaroo, lobster, and skateboard

πŸ† World Emoji Awards

Voting for the 2018 World Emoji Awards is now closed.

The winner of the 2018 World Emoji Awards were as follows:

Winners of the 2017 World Emoji Awards were as follows: