The Ethereum Ecosystem: Facts and Figures

Siamak Masnavi

Recently, Ethereum-focused incubator, accelerator, and consultancy ConsenSys provided an update on the status of the Ethereum ecosystem as of end of January 2020.

In this article, we look at some of the most interesting facts and figures from this report:

  • According to the State of the Dapps, the total number of Decentralized Apps (Dapps) is 2765 (the next closest blockchain platform with DApp support is EOS with 321 Dapps) and the number of active smart contracts is 5200.

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  • DEXWatch says that over 40,000 traders used a decentralized exchange (DEX) during January.
  • According to data by Tableau, there is over 6 million DAI locked in Decentralized Finance (DeFi) platforms:

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  • Per data by DeFi Pulse, the total value locked -- in USD -- in DeFi platforms was around $850 million at the end of January (the amount as of now is around $1 billion).

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