To pick specific categories throughout our API, we require users to use Apple and Google's Category IDs. For ease of use we have included these category ids and their corresponding category names on our API Documentation page and below: (If you have any questions please email support@sensortower.com)


Apple (iOS) Category IDs:

  • 0: "All Categories",
  • 6000: "Business",
  • 6001: "Weather",
  • 6002: "Utilities",
  • 6003: "Travel",
  • 6004: "Sports",
  • 6005: "Social Networking",
  • 6006: "Reference",
  • 6007: "Productivity",
  • 6008: "Photo & Video",
  • 6009: "News",
  • 6010: "Navigation",
  • 6011: "Music",
  • 6012: "Lifestyle",
  • 6013: "Health & Fitness",
  • 6014: "Games",
  • 6015: "Finance",
  • 6016: "Entertainment",
  • 6017: "Education",
  • 6018: "Books",
  • 6020: "Medical",
  • 6021: "Newsstand",
  • 6022: "Catalogs",
  • 6023: "Food & Drink",

  • 6024: "Shopping",

  • 7001: "Games/Action",

  • 7002: "Games/Adventure",

  • 7003: "Games/Arcade",

  • 7004: "Games/Board",

  • 7005: "Games/Card",

  • 7006: "Games/Casino",

  • 7007: "Games/Dice",

  • 7008: "Games/Educational",

  • 7009: "Games/Family",

  • 7011: "Games/Music",

  • 7012: "Games/Puzzle",

  • 7013: "Games/Racing",

  • 7014: "Games/Role Playing",

  • 7015: "Games/Simulation",

  • 7016: "Games/Sports",

  • 7017: "Games/Strategy",

  • 7018: "Games/Trivia",

  • 7019: "Games/Word",

  • 13001: "Newsstand/News & Politics",

  • 13002: "Newsstand/Fashion & Style",

  • 13003: "Newsstand/Home & Garden",

  • 13004: "Newsstand/Outdoors & Nature",

  • 13005: "Newsstand/Sports & Leisure",

  • 13006: "Newsstand/Automotive",

  • 13007: "Newsstand/Arts & Photography",

  • 13008: "Newsstand/Brides & Weddings",

  • 13009: "Newsstand/Business & Investing",

  • 13010: "Newsstand/Children's Magazines",

  • 13011: "Newsstand/Computers & Internet",

  • 13012: "Newsstand/Cooking Food & Drink",

  • 13013: "Newsstand/Crafts & Hobbies",

  • 13014: "Newsstand/Electronics & Audio",

  • 13015: "Newsstand/Entertainment",

  • 13017: "Newsstand/Health Mind & Body",

  • 13018: "Newsstand/History",

  • 13019: "Newsstand/Literary Magazines & Journals",

  • 13020: "Newsstand/Men's Interest",

  • 13021: "Newsstand/Movies & Music",

  • 13023: "Newsstand/Parenting & Family",

  • 13024: "Newsstand/Pets",

  • 13025: "Newsstand/Professional & Trade",

  • 13026: "Newsstand/Regional News",

  • 13027: "Newsstand/Science",

  • 13028: "Newsstand/Teens",

  • 13029: "Newsstand/Travel & Regional",

  • 13030: "Newsstand/Women's Interest"


Google Play (Android) Category Ids:

  • all: "Overall",

  • app_wallpaper: "App Wallpaper",

  • app_widgets: "App Widgets",

  • application: "Application",

  • books_and_reference: "Books & Reference",

  • business: "Business",

  • comics: "Comics",

  • communication: "Communication",

  • education: "Education",

  • entertainment: "Entertainment",

  • finance: "Finance",

  • game: "Game",

  • game_action: "Action",

  • game_adventure: "Adventure",

  • game_arcade: "Arcade",

  • game_board: "Board",

  • game_card: "Card",

  • game_casino: "Casino",

  • game_casual: "Casual",

  • game_educational: "Educational",

  • game_family: "Family",

  • game_music: "Music",

  • game_puzzle: "Puzzle",

  • game_racing: "Racing",

  • game_role_playing: "Role Playing",

  • game_simulation: "Simulation",

  • game_sports: "Sports",

  • game_strategy: "Strategy",

  • game_trivia: "Trivia",

  • game_wallpaper: "Wallpaper",

  • game_widgets: "Widgets",

  • game_word: "Word",

  • health_and_fitness: "Health & Fitness",

  • libraries_and_demo: "Libraries & Demo",

  • lifestyle: "Lifestyle",

  • media_and_video: "Media & Video",

  • medical: "Medical",

  • music_and_audio: "Music & Audio",

  • news_and_magazines: "News & Magazines",

  • personalization: "Personalization",

  • photography: "Photography",

  • productivity: "Productivity",

  • shopping: "Shopping",

  • social: "Social",

  • sports: "Sports",

  • tools: "Tools",

  • transportation: "Transportation",

  • travel_and_local: "Travel & Local",

  • weather: "Weather"