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It is well-known for its W3Schools program
Statistics of the Browser
Since 2002

What are the most popular browsers?

W3Schools is home to over 60 million visitors each month.

These statistics, collected over the period 2002 to 2002, provide a snapshot of the long-term trends and usage patterns for browsers.

To see more browser information, click on the name of your browser.

2021Chrome
Edge
Firefox
Safari
OperaAugust
81.4%
6.1%
5.6%
3.3%
2.1 %

July
81.6%
6.0%
5.6%
3.3%
2.2 %

June
81.7%
5.9%
5.6%
3.4 %
2.2 %

Mai
81.2%
5.8 percent
5.8%
3.5%
2.4 percent

April
80.7%
5.6%
6.1%
3.7%
2.4 percent

March
80.8%
5.5%
6.3%
3.7%
2.3 percent

February
80.6%
5.4%
6.6%
3.9%
2.3 %

January
80.3 percent
5.3%
6.7%
3.8%
2.3 percent

2020
Chrome
Edge/IE
Firefox
Safari
Opera

December
80.5%
5.2 percent
6.7%
3.7%
2.3 percent

November
80.0%
5.3%
7.1%
3.9 %
2.3%

October
80.4 percent
5.2 percent
7.1%
3.7%
2.1 %

September
8.0%
4.9%
7.2%
3.6%
2.0%

August
81.2%
4.6%
7.3%
3.4 %
2.0%

July
81.3%
4.3%
7.6%
3.4 %
2.0%

June
80.7%
3.9 %
8.1%
3.7%
2.1%

May
80.7%
3.5%
8.5%
4.1%
1.6%

April
80.7%
3.4 %
8.6 percent
4.2 percent
1.5%

March
81.4%
3.5%
8.7%
3.7%
1.3 %

February
82.0%
3.4 %
8.7%
3.4 %
1.2%

January
81.9%
3.0
9.1
3.3%
1.3%

2019
Chrome
Edge/IE
Firefox
Safari
Opera

November
81.3%
3.2 percent
9.2
3.5%
1.4 %

September
81.4%
3.3%
9.1
3.1
1.6%

July
80.9%
3.3%
9.3%
2.7%
1.6%

Mai
80.4 percent
3.6%
9.5 %
3.3%
1.7%

March
80.0%
3.8%
9.6%
3.3%
1.7%

January
79.5%
4.0%
10.2
3.3%
1.6%

2018
Chrome
IE/Edge
Firefox
Safari
Opera

November
79.1
4.1%
10.2
3.8%
1.6%

September
79.6%
3.9 %
10.3 %
3.3%
1.5%

July
80.1
3.5%
10.8%
2.7%
1.5%

May
79.0%
3.9%
10.9%
3.2 percent
1.6 %

March
78.1%
4.0%
11.5 %
3.3%
1.6%

January
77.2%
4.1%
12.4 %
3.2 percent
1.6 %

2017
Chrome
IE/Edge
Firefox
Safari
Opera

November
76.8%
4.3%
12.5 %
3.3%
1.6%

September
76.5%
4.2 percent
12.8 %
3.2 %
1.2%

July
76.7%
4.2 percent
13.3%
3.0
1.2%

May
75.8%
4.6%
13.6 %
3.4 %
1.1%

March
75.1
4.8%
14.1
3.6%
1.0%

January
73.7%
4.9%
15.4%
3.6%
1.0%

2016
Chrome
IE/Edge
Firefox
Safari
Opera

November
73.8%
5.2 percent
15.3 %
3.5%
1.1%

September
72.5 percent
5.3 %
16.3 percent
3.5%
1.0%

July
71.9%
5.2 percent
17.1%
3.2 percent
1.1%

May
71.4%
5.7%
16.9 %
3.6%
1.2%

March
69.9%
6.1%
17.8%
3.6%
1.3%

January
68.4 %
6.2%
18.8%
3.7%
1.4%

Year
Chrome
IE
Firefox
Safari
Opera

2015
63.3%
6.5%
21.6 %
4.9%
2.5%

2014
59.8%
8.5%
24.9 percent
3.5%
1.7%

2013
52.8%
11.8%
28.9%
3.6%
1.6 %

2012
42.9 percent
16.3 percent
33.7%
3.9 %
2.1 %

2011
29.4%
22.0%
42.0%
3.6%
2.4 percent

2010
16.7 %
30.4
46.4%
3.4 %
2.3 percent

2009
6.5 %
39.4%
47.9%
3.3 %
2.1 %

2008

52.4 percent
42.6
2.5%
1.9%

2007

58.5%
35.9%
1.5%
1.9%

Netscape

2006

62.4%
27.8 percent
0.4%
1.4%

2005

73.8%
22.4 %
0.5 %
1.2 %

Mozilla

2004

80.4 percent
12.6 %
2.2 %
1.6%

2003

87.2%
5.7%
2.7 %
1.7%

2002

84.5%
3.5%
7.3%

  • ChromeGoogle Chrome
  • EdgeMicrosoft Edge
  • IEMicrosoft Internet Explorer
  • Firefox = Mozilla Firefox (identified as Mozilla before 2005)
  • Mozilla= Mozilla Suite (renamed Firefox after 2005)
  • Safari= Apple Safari (and Konqueror. Both identified before 2007 as Mozilla.
  • Opera= Opera (from 2011, Opera Mini is here)
  • Netscape= Netscape Navigator – Identified as Mozilla After 2006

Statistics are often misleading

“The plain and simple truth of life is often not simple. “

Oscar Wilde

W3SchoolsIt is possible that statistics are not relevant.Get yourSite. Other websites
attract different audiences. Some web sites attract developers
While some sites require professional hardware, others are more suited to hobbyists that use older computers.

But data collected over many years by W3Schools from their log-files shows clearly the length of time.
Long-term trends

Browsers Developer Tools

It is possible to use browser’s development tools to examine, modify and debug HTML or CSS of the currently-loaded webpage. The browser’s developer tool manual can be consulted for more information:

Chrome DevTools

Microsoft Edge Developer Tools

Firefox Developer Tools

Safari Web Inspector

Opera DevTools

Statistical Other

Mobile browsers statistics

Operating system statistics

Screen resolution statistics

Computer Speed

Z3 (1941), the original electrical computer, was capable of processing 5 instructions per sec.

ENIAC (1945), which was the first electronic digital machine, could process 5000 instructions
Per second.

Today’s computer can perform 5 billion instructions per minute.

ComputerYearInstructions
per SecondBits
per Instruction
Z3194154
ENIAC19455.0008
IBM PC19815.000.00016
Intel Pentium1995100.000.00032
AMD20001.000.000.00064
Today20205.000.000.000128