Blockchain is big news. For better or for worse, it doesn’t seem like a day goes past without some form of blockchain/cryptocurrency news hitting the headlines.
But the applications of blockchain reach MUCH further than just cryptocurrencies. From travel and mobility to healthcare, practically every industry is now being touched by the potential of blockchain – and those that aren’t soon will.
It is undeniable that this promising technology is revolutionizing the tech space.
Need convincing? Check out the latest blockchain statistics below. Don’t worry, for those of your crazy about crypto we have included some cryptocurrency statistics as well!
Blockchain sounds great, but do people actually use it for anything?
Although 2.8% might sound like a small number, with 7.9 billion people currently occupying the planet, that equates to a massive 221 million people who are using blockchain technology. This is hardly surprising when you see that around $6.6 billion is being spent on blockchain solutions in 2021.
As this blockchain technology gets rolled out further to other industries, this number is going to continue to grow, and quickly. In fact, according to the latest statistics spending on blockchain solutions is expected to increase to $19 billion by 2024.