This chart shows how brilliantly effective Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's mobile app strategy has been

Founder and CEO of Facebook Mark Zuckerberg. Photo: Miquel Benitez/ WireImage via Getty Images.

If there’s one thing Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg doesn’t have to worry about these days, it’s that smartphone users aren’t familiar with his apps. Facebook and its family of apps absolutely dominate screen space on Android phones, as this chart from Statista, which is based on info from Priori Data, shows.

Not only does Facebook-owned WhatsApp occupy the top spot, with roughly 88 million global downloads in the month of August, but Facebook owns six of the top ten most downloaded Android apps. The company’s flagship Facebook social networking application is ranked number 4 — a testament to the wisdom of Zuckerberg’s strategy, years ago, of spreading Facebook’s influence through a collection of standalone apps.

NOW WATCH: Tech Insider videos

Want to read a more in-depth view on the trends influencing Australian business and the global economy? BI / Research is designed to help executives and industry leaders understand the major challenges and opportunities for industry, technology, strategy and the economy in the future. Sign up for free at research.businessinsider.com.au.