Calm Revenue and Usage Statistics (2023)

One of the best meditation apps, Calm was founded in 2012 by Michael Acton Smith and Alex Tew. Reaching millions of users globally, the app has become a unicorn with its B series investment tour, which raised $88 million in 2019.

Even though the aggressive app user session increases that came with the explosion of wellness and meditation apps in the pandemic saw a serious decrease in the second quarter of 2022, Calm still has a considerable user base. In this article, we will include the most up-to-date Calm revenue and usage statistics.

Company Overview

Founded DateMay 4, 2012
FoundersMichael Acton Smith and Alex Tew
HeadquarterSan Francisco, CA
Crunchbase ProfileProfile Link
Total Funding Amount$218 million
Google PlayStore Link
App StoreStore Link

Calm App Revenue Statistics

According to Statista, the Calm app generated $22.54 million in in-app purchase revenues worldwide in the first quarter of 2023.

YearCalm Annual Revenue
2021$330 million
2020$200 million
2019$150 million
2018$80 million
2017$37 million
2016$7 million
2015$2 million
Source: Techcrunch

+ Although seeing a 26.4% year-over-year down in app user sessions in the second quarter of 2022, Calm managed to increase its revenues by 17.6% for the same quarter.

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+ In March 2022, Calm was the highest-grossing health-related app worldwide, with in-app revenues of more than $7.5 million in the examined period, followed by Flo and Headspace.

Calm Valuation

In December 2020, Calm raised $75 million at a $2 billion valuation. (Techcrunch)

YearCalm Valuation
2020$2 billion
2019$1 billion
20180.25 million

Calm Funding Rounds

Calm has raised $218 million in funding to date.

YearFunding (in $mm)Valuation
2020$75 million$2 billion
201988 million$1 billion
2018$27 million$250 million
2014$1 million

Calm Usage Statistics

+ User sessions of Calm, which recently announced it’d lay off 20% of its workforce, was down 26.4% Y/Y in June 2022. At the same time, Calm rival Headspace saw a 60 percent decrease.

+ In the first quarter of 2023, Calm generated 3.61 million app downloads across the App Store and Google Play. (Statista)

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