Apple has recently had more Apps compared to Android, the major competitor. The Android market does have more free apps then any other market including the famous Blackberry. Distimo, the company that did the survey mentioned that the Apple App Sore currently hold 333,124 apps with Android holding 206,143 apps in total. An estimation of 60% of the Apple App Store if purchase-able apps, the 40% is completely free.
The recent US Army App Store may bring the Android App Store up to date, the US Army App Store is amongst the apps that has to be bought, something worthy of the military fans.