📈 Emoji Statistics

Number of Emojis

In total there are 3,019 emojis in the Unicode Standard as of March 2019. This includes sequences for gender or skin tone, flags, and the components that are used to create keycap, flag, and other sequences.

Of the 3,019 emojis, some may use the same appearance. For example, 🏄 Person Surfing and 🏄‍♂️ Man Surfing look the same on most platforms.

An additional 168 emojis have been approved for release in late 2019 which brings the total to 3,178 emojis in Emoji 12.1.

Emoji Popularity: Unicode

Unicode has worked with vendors to rank the most popular emojis in current use. As of October 2019 these were:

Emoji Popularity: Emojipedia

The most popular emojis on Emojipedia in 2018, as measured by page views, were:

Emojipedia pages include Google Trends intregation which show the relative popularity of emojis in search terms over time. Other emoji statistics resources include:

Emoji Usage


Emojipedia visitors are from, in order:

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