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Market stats

Market cap


Volume (24h)


Circulating supply

991.4M KAVA

Typical hold time

75 days



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About Kava

KAVA is the native token of Kava, a blockchain network built with the Cosmos SDK. Kava also features Ethereum compatibility through the Kava EVM, providing users and developers with a highly scalable and interoperable network.

What is Kava?

Kava is a Layer-1 blockchain that strives to combine the speed and interoperability of Cosmos with the developer power of Ethereum. It was designed from the ground up to optimize its resources for protocol growth, leveraging its Cosmos EVM technology to enable maximum scalability, speed, security, and developer support. Kava's ecosystem is backed by multiple independent international Foundations, which provide protocol-level resources to participants to maintain the health and continued development of decentralized networks and systems. Builders on Kava may receive a share of Kava Rise's developer incentive fund through the program's blockchain-based distribution method.

How does Kava work?

Kava operates on a Tendermint-based proof-of-stake (POS) consensus mechanism, which uses a network of validator nodes to confirm transactions. These validator nodes must provide collateral to validate transactions. If they fail to meet rigorous minimum requirements or behave dishonestly, their stake will be penalized, incentivizing them to remain honest and efficient. Kava holders may run a staking node to receive KAVA rewards directly from the protocol, although only the top 100 Kava nodes, also known as validators, are eligible to receive these rewards. Kava's smart contracts have been audited by multiple independent blockchain and crypto security firms, ensuring the integrity of the network.

What are the potential use cases for Kava?

Kava's unique architecture allows for seamless interoperability between Cosmos and the Ethereum Virtual Machine (EVM), enabling developers to build in whichever environment they prefer without sacrificing access to users and assets. The on-chain incentive program, Kava Rise, aims to ensure that the builders in the Ethereum and Cosmos ecosystems are properly rewarded for driving growth on Kava. Kava's architecture also enables the flow of users, assets, and projects between Kava and other industry ecosystems at scale, all powered by the Tendermint Core consensus engine.

What is the history of Kava?

The KAVA token was first launched in 2019 with an educational event. All vesting KAVA has been unlocked and Kava’s proof-of-stake’s consensus mechanism emits tokens to incentivize validators to secure the network. A portion of emitted tokens are also utilized in initiatives like Kava Rise to further the decentralization, security, and stability of the Kava ecosystem. Kava prioritizes security and decentralization. Today, the Kava blockchain ecosystem is developed by over 100 application protocol teams and is supported by over 100 infrastructure teams.

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Some highlights about Kava on social media

77 unique individuals are talking about Kava and it is ranked #218 in most mentions and activity from collected posts. In the last 24 hours, across all social media platforms, Kava has an average sentiment score of 0.5 out of 5. Finally, Kava is becoming more newsworthy, with 0 news articles published about Kava. This is a 0% increase in news volume compared to yesterday.

On Twitter, people are mostly neutral about Kava. There were 38.04% of tweets with bullish sentiment compared to 7.36% of tweets with a bearish sentiment about Kava. 54.6% of tweets were neutral about Kava. These sentiments are based on 163 tweets.

On Reddit, Kava was mentioned in 0 Reddit posts and there were 0 comments about Kava. On average, there were more upvotes compared to downvotes on Reddit posts and more upvotes compared to downvotes on Reddit comments.

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Average Sentiment

0.5 out of 5


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Kava is on the rise this week.

The price of Kava has risen by 8.75% in the past 7 days. The price increased by 2.43% in the last 24 hours. In just the past hour, the price shrunk by 0.60%. The current price is $0.82 per KAVA. Kava is 91.12% below the all time high of $9.19.

The current circulating supply is 991,361,422 KAVA.


What is the current price of Kava?

We update our Kava to USD currency in real-time. Get the live price of Kava on Coinbase.

What is the market cap of Kava?

The current market cap of Kava is $813.34M. A high market cap implies that the asset is highly valued by the market.

What is the all time high of Kava?

The all-time high of Kava is $9.19. This all-time high is highest price paid for Kava since it was launched.

What is the 24 hour trading volume of Kava?

Over the last 24 hours, the trading volume of Kava is $18.53M.

What other assets are similar to Kava?

Assets that have a similar market cap to Kava include The Sandbox, Axie Infinity, Decentraland, and many others. To see a full list, see our comparable market cap assets.

How many Kava are there?

The current circulating supply of Kava is 991 million.

What is the typical holding time of Kava?

The median time that Coinbase customers hold Kava before selling it or sending it to another account or address is 75 days.

What is the relative popularity of Kava?

Kava ranks 45 among tradable assets on Coinbase. Popularity is currently based on relative market cap.

What is the current trading activity of Kava?

Currently, 80% of Coinbase users are buying Kava. In other words, 80% of Coinbase customers have increased their net position in Kava over the past 24 hours through trading.

Can I buy Kava on Coinbase?

Yes, Kava is currently available on Coinbase’s centralized exchange. For more detailed instructions, check out our helpful how to buy Kava guide.

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