Telegram shares very little user data as it is independently owned, however, Telegram user statistics for 2021 revealed that:
- 38% are from Asia
- 27% are from Europe
- 21% from Latin America
- 8% from MENA
According to Sensor Tower in August 2021, Telegram app has been downloaded 1 billion times globally. It is worth to note that according to Statista, the largest share of Telegram users as of 2021 was between 25 and 34 years of age, at nearly 31 percent. Users of the messaging app aged younger than 24 years accounted for almost 30 percent of the user base.