Just How Fast Is Bitcoin Really Growing?

We seem to hear about it all the time, but what do the numbers say?

Jason Deane
Jun 19, 2020 · 10 min read
Total number of Bitcoin wallets from conception until now. Source: Public blockchain data

It’s been well over 11 years since Bitcoin — an entirely new financial concept — was released into the public domain. There’s no question it’s grown substantially since then, but is it growing as fast as those of us who are “in the industry” might think it is?