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Browser Statistics

W3Schools' famous
Browser Statistics
since 2002

The Most Popular Browsers

W3Schools has over 60 million monthly visits.

From the statistics below (collected since 2002) you can read the long term trends of browser usage.

Click on the browser names to see detailed browser information:

2022ChromeEdgeFirefoxSafariOpera
August81.1 %7.6 %5.2 %3.4 %1.7 %
July81.1 %7.5 %5.0 %3.4 %2.1 %
June76.3 %7.4 %5.1 %3.6 %2.3 %
May79.9 %7.3 %5.3 %3.8 %2.4 %
April80.3 %7.2 %5.3 %3.8 %2.4 %
March80.3 %7.5 %5.3 %3.7 %2.3 %
February79.9 %7.5 %5.4 %4.0 %2.3 %
January80.1 %7.3 %5.5 %3.9 %2.3 %
2021ChromeEdgeFirefoxSafariOpera
December81.0 %6.6 %5.5 %3.7 %2.3 %
November80.0 %6.8 %5.8 %3.9 %2.4 %
October80.3 %6.7 %5.7 %3.9 %2.3 %
September80.9 %6.5 %5.6 %3.6 %2.2 %
August81.4 %6.1 %5.6 %3.3 %2.1 %
July81.6 %6.0 %5.6 %3.3 %2.2 %
June81.7 %5.9 %5.6 %3.4 %2.2 %
May81.2 %5.8 %5.8 %3.5 %2.4 %
April80.7 %5.6 %6.1 %3.7 %2.4 %
March80.8 %5.5 %6.3 %3.7 %2.3 %
February80.6 %5.4 %6.6 %3.9 %2.3 %
January80.3 %5.3 %6.7 %3.8 %2.3 %
2020ChromeEdge/IEFirefoxSafariOpera
December80.5 %5.2 %6.7 %3.7 %2.3 %
November80.0 %5.3 %7.1 %3.9 %2.3 %
October80.4 %5.2 %7.1 %3.7 %2.1 %
September81.0 %4.9 %7.2 %3.6 %2.0 %
August81.2 %4.6 %7.3 %3.4 %2.0 %
July81.3 %4.3 %7.6 %3.4 %2.0 %
June80.7 %3.9 %8.1 %3.7 %2.1 %
May80.7 %3.5 %8.5 %4.1 %1.6 %
April80.7 %3.4 %8.6 %4.2 %1.5 %
March81.4 %3.5 %8.7 %3.7 %1.3 %
February82.0 %3.4 %8.7 %3.4 %1.2 %
January81.9 %3.0 %9.1 %3.3 %1.3 %
2019ChromeEdge/IEFirefoxSafariOpera
November81.3 %3.2 %9.2 %3.5 %1.4 %
September81.4 %3.3 %9.1 %3.1 %1.6 %
July80.9 %3.3 %9.3 %2.7 %1.6 %
May80.4 %3.6 %9.5 %3.3 %1.7 %
March80.0 %3.8 %9.6 %3.3 %1.7 %
January79.5 %4.0 %10.2 %3.3 %1.6 %
2018ChromeIE/EdgeFirefoxSafariOpera
November79.1 %4.1 %10.2 %3.8 %1.6 %
September79.6 %3.9 %10.3 %3.3 %1.5 %
July80.1 %3.5 %10.8 %2.7 %1.5 %
May79.0 %3.9 %10.9 %3.2 %1.6 %
March78.1 %4.0 %11.5 %3.3 %1.6 %
January77.2 %4.1 %12.4 %3.2 %1.6 %
2017ChromeIE/EdgeFirefoxSafariOpera
November76.8 %4.3 %12.5 %3.3 %1.6 %
September76.5 %4.2 %12.8 %3.2 %1.2 %
July76.7 %4.2 %13.3 %3.0 %1.2 %
May75.8 %4.6 %13.6 %3.4 %1.1 %
March75.1 %4.8 %14.1 %3.6 %1.0 %
January73.7 %4.9 %15.4 %3.6 %1.0 %
2016ChromeIE/EdgeFirefoxSafariOpera
November73.8 %5.2 %15.3 %3.5 %1.1 %
September72.5 %5.3 %16.3 %3.5 %1.0 %
July71.9 %5.2 %17.1 %3.2 %1.1 %
May71.4 %5.7 %16.9 %3.6 %1.2 %
March69.9 %6.1 %17.8 %3.6 %1.3 %
January68.4 %6.2 %18.8 %3.7 %1.4 %


YearChromeIEFirefoxSafariOpera
201563.3 %6.5 %21.6 %4.9 %2.5 %
201459.8 %8.5 %24.9 %3.5 %1.7 %
201352.8 %11.8 %28.9 %3.6 %1.6 %
201242.9 %16.3 %33.7 %3.9 %2.1 %
201129.4 %22.0 %42.0 %3.6 %2.4 %
201016.7 %30.4 %46.4 %3.4 %2.3 %
20096.5 %39.4 %47.9 %3.3 %2.1 %
200852.4 %42.6 %2.5 %1.9 %
200758.5 %35.9 %1.5 %1.9 %
Netscape
200662.4 %27.8 %0.4 %1.4 %
200573.8 %22.4 %0.5 %1.2 %
Mozilla
200480.4 %12.6 %2.2 %1.6 %
200387.2 %5.7 %2.7 %1.7 %
200284.5 %3.5 %7.3 %
  • Chrome = Google Chrome
  • Edge = Microsoft Edge
  • IE = Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Firefox = Mozilla Firefox (identified as Mozilla before 2005)
  • Mozilla = The Mozilla Suite (identified as Firefox after 2004)
  • Safari = Apple Safari (and Konqueror. Both identified as Mozilla before 2007)
  • Opera = Opera (from 2011; Opera Mini is included here)
  • Netscape = Netscape Navigator (identified as Mozilla after 2006)

Statistics Can Be Misleading

"The pure and simple truth is rarely pure and never simple."

Oscar Wilde

W3Schools' statistics may not be relevant to your web site. Different sites attract different audiences. Some web sites attract developers using professional hardware, while other sites attract hobbyists using older computers.

Anyway, data collected from W3Schools' log-files over many years clearly shows the long term trends.


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Computer Speed

The first electrical computer, Z3 (1941), could do 5 instructions per second.

The first electronic digital computer, ENIAC (1945), could do 5000 instructions per second.

Today's computers can do 5 billion instructions per second.

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