Apple paid a total of $ 60 billion to App Store developers in 2021. The company even said that has paid developers more than $260 billion since the App Store launched in 2008.
According to Apple, during the most recent holiday season, App Store customers “spent more than ever before between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, driving double-digit growth from last year.”
The company’s senior vice president of Apple services, Eddy Cue said:
With more than 745 million active paid subscriptions, Apple continues to connect the world's developers, artists and storytellers with users on more than one billion devices, providing powerful tools, content and experiences that enrich their daily lives.