Facts and statistics about emojis and World Emoji Day.
📈 Emoji Statistics
- 💬 5 billion emojis are sent daily on Facebook Messenger
- 📊 The most used emoji on Twitter is 😂 Face With Tears of Joy according to EmojiTracker
- 📸 By mid-2015, half of all comments on Instagram included an emoji
- 👶 86% of emoji users on Twitter are 24 or younger
- 👩💻 57% of emoji users on Twitter are Women
📋 Emoji Facts
- 📲 iOS 10.x has 5x the number of emojis now, compared to 2011
- 🍑 Only 7% of people use the peach emoji as a fruit
- The rest mostly use it as a butt or for other non-fruit uses
- 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
🏆 World Emoji Awards
Winners of the 2017 World Emoji Awards were as follows.
- Best New Emoji
- Most Anticipated Emoji
- Lifetime Achievement