Below is the full English translation of the official WeChat Chinese New Year statistics for Spring Festival Eve 2016 released just a few hours ago (Feb 8th).
Peer to peer lucky money: Over 8 billion lucky money envelopes were sent on Spring Festival eve!
Lucky money blurry photos: One blurry photo had 597 people pay to view it!
Shake to grab lucky money: 180 million people shook their phones across the world. There were even people shaking in the Western Sahara
Here are the full stats: