[Infographic] You Won’t Believe WeChat’s Chinese New Year 2016 Stats

Matthew Brennan Infographics

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).

Above: some people took it more seriously than others

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: