It’s short-form, it’s engaging and it’s talent based. Here is a list of the top 10 countries by user base on TikTok.

Now with over a billion monthly active users, how do countries compare by the number of TikTok users.

In June 2020, TikTok was banned from India over national security issues, where the short-form video app had the largest user base, with 190 million users. Being a Chinese company, it should also be noted, TikTok has a Chinese version of the app called Douyin. Douyin has around 670 million monthly active users.

The following data is based on the advertising audience reach numbers published by TikTok’s self-service tools in October 2021. For this reason, number are based on active TikTok users aged 18 and above.

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1. The United States of America

120.8 million users

2. Indonesia

87.5 million users

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3. Brazil

72.3 million users

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4. The Russian Federation

48.8 million users

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5. Mexico

41.6 million users

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6. Vietnam

39.7 million users

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7. Thailand

35.6 million users

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8. The Philippines

33.0 million users

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9. Turkey

24.6 million users

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10. The United Kingdom

20.1 million users

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