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4.4 Billion Robocalls in April Mark 10.3% Monthly Decrease, Says YouMail Robocall Index

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IRVINE, Calif., May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Americans received over 4.4 billion robocalls in April, a 10.3% decrease in volume over March, marking the first decrease in monthly volumes since November 2020. In April, robocalls averaged 147.6 million calls/day and 1,708 calls/second, down from last month’s 159.4 million calls/day and 1,844 calls/second. Despite this slight decline in the pace of robocalls. Americans have received over 18 billion robocalls in the first four months of the year, on pace to hit 54 billion robocalls for the year.

These latest monthly figures are provided by YouMail, a totally free robocall blocking app and call protection service for mobile phones. These figures are determined by extrapolating from the robocall traffic attempting to get through to YouMail’s millions of active users.

“It’s great to see a month of declining robocall traffic,” said YouMail CEO Alex Quilici. “However, we believe this is transitory, due…

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