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CENTR publishes its CENTRstats Global TLD Report Q3/2019

2020-01-21 News

The CENTRstats Global TLD Report Q3/2019 has been published. The report covers the global status and registration trends in all top-level domains (legacy gTLDs, new gTLDs and ccTLDs), with additional focus on the European ccTLD market. The pdf version of the report can be found here.

Highlights from the report

  • The global TLD market grew an estimated 3.8% YOY to 369 million domains at October 2019
  • Within the gTLDs, 95% of domains are held with the top 20
  • .com maintains around 45% of the global market share
  • Median growth in European ccTLDs has gone down to 2.4% YOY
  • Around a dozen gTLDs of substantial size (over 100K domains) achieved double digit growth
  • Market mover European ccTLDs over the past year were .uk (United Kingdom), .ie (Ireland) and .me (Montenegro)