QR Code Usage Statistics

QR Code Usage Statistic
QR Codes
QR Code Scans Increased by 4549% between Q1 2011 and Q1 2012

QR Code Scans by Age
Under 18 5%
18-24 16%
25-34 22%
35-44 25%
45-54 21%
55+ 11%
10 Most Popular Business Uses
Product Info
Social Media
Real estate
Loyalty Programs
Mobile Payments
Real Time Info
Movie Trailers
Paperless Tickets
App downloads
Estimated Number of QR Codes created outside of Japan 2012-2016
2012 164 million
2013 305 million
2014 438 million
2015 532 million
2016 590 million
Operating System Share
Iphone 45%
Android 48%
Symbian 3%
Blackberry 4%
Are you using QR codes as part of your Marketing Strategy?
20% no but considering it
8% yes
72% No
15% No but considering it
47% Yes
38% No

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QR Code Usage Statistics

shared by billytrail on Apr 11, 2013 in Technology

QR Code Usage Statistics

shared by billytrail on Apr 11, 2013 in Technology


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QR codes are the hottest trend in interactive marketing. This infographic was designed to show consumers the amazing increases in QR code popularity that have occurred over the last couple years, who ...
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