Bitcoin was launched 12 years ago today, on January 3, 2009. Since then, Bitcoin has worked 99.98 percent of the time.
On January 3, 2009, Bitcoin was launched by a person or group nicknamed “Satoshi Nakamoto.” On this date, the first block of the Bitcoin network was issued. In the first period, Bitcoin was used in a minimal environment. Over time, like a snowball, the number of users of Bitcoin gradually increased. It is estimated that the number of Bitcoin owners has reached approximately 100 million at the point reached today. The number of Bitcoin wallets has reached 200 million. In addition to all these, Bitcoin started to be talked about more and more every day and broke record after record in price.
Since the first day;
Price increased by 4,124,999,900%
The bitcoin network worked 99.98% of the time
603 million transactions (tx) made
The number of Bitcoin owners reached 100 million
The number of wallets has increased to 200 million
18 million 588 thousand BTC produced
Bitcoin blockchain size exceeds 320 GB