Worldwide desktop market share of leading search engines from January 2010 to April 2018

Global market share of search engines 2010-2018 This statistic shows the global market share of leading internet search engines. In April 2018, online search engine Bing accounted for 6.45 percent of the global search market. During the same month, Chinese search engine Baidu had a market share of 0.86 percent.
Ever since the introduction of Google Search in 1997, the worldwide market share of all search engines has been rather lopsided. Google has dominated the search engine market, maintaining an 86.3 percent market share as of April 2018. The majority of Google revenues are generated through advertising. The company has also expanded its services to mail, productivity tools, enterprise products, mobile devices and other ventures. As a result, Google earned one of the highest tech company revenues in 2017 with roughly 110 billion U.S. dollars.
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GooglebingYahoo!Baidu
Jan '1090.77%3.41%4.12%0.37%
Apr '1090.39%3.57%4.29%0.42%
Jul '1090.59%3.74%3.89%0.37%
Oct '1091.22%3.47%3.6%0.28%
Jan '1190.11%4.27%3.96%0.33%
Apr '1190.29%3.99%3.81%0.54%
Jul '1191.01%3.41%3.55%0.32%
Oct '1190.78%3.54%3.71%0.28%
Jan '1291.53%3.56%3.33%0.23%
Apr '1291.7%3.5%3.36%0.26%
Jul '1291.17%3.22%2.95%0.45%
Oct' 1290.73%3.36%2.92%0.54%
Jan '1390.47%3.19%2.88%0.63%
Apr '1390.17%3.61%3.08%0.92%
Jul '1390%3.86%2.87%1.08%
Oct '1387.72%3.91%3.26%1%
Jan '1488.99%4.04%2.65%0.92%
Apr '1488.21%4.29%3.34%0.69%
Jul '1488.15%4.61%4.01%0.55%
Oct '1488.73%4.43%3.82%0.5%
Jan '1588.1%4.53%4.13%0.61%
Apr '1588.44%4.12%3.67%0.61%
Jul '1589.26%3.37%3.43%0.79%
Oct '1589.16%4.07%3.22%0.68%
Jan '1688.36%4.85%3.3%0.73%
Apr '1689.44%4.48%3.1%0.63%
Jul '1689.38%4.2%3.37%0.71%
Oct '1690.37%4%2.95%0.56%
Jan '1789.06%4.59%3.08%0.54%
Apr '1788.56%4.85%3.29%0.68%
Jul '1786.83%5.13%3.96%0.84%
Oct '1787.16%5.49%3.72%0.85%
Jan '1887.35%5.79%3.07%0.74%
Apr '1886.28%6.45%3.41%0.93%
GooglebingYahoo!Baidu
Jan '1090.77%3.41%4.12%0.37%
Apr '1090.39%3.57%4.29%0.42%
Jul '1090.59%3.74%3.89%0.37%
Oct '1091.22%3.47%3.6%0.28%
Jan '1190.11%4.27%3.96%0.33%
Apr '1190.29%3.99%3.81%0.54%
Jul '1191.01%3.41%3.55%0.32%
Oct '1190.78%3.54%3.71%0.28%
Jan '1291.53%3.56%3.33%0.23%
Apr '1291.7%3.5%3.36%0.26%
Jul '1291.17%3.22%2.95%0.45%
Oct' 1290.73%3.36%2.92%0.54%
Jan '1390.47%3.19%2.88%0.63%
Apr '1390.17%3.61%3.08%0.92%
Jul '1390%3.86%2.87%1.08%
Oct '1387.72%3.91%3.26%1%
Jan '1488.99%4.04%2.65%0.92%
Apr '1488.21%4.29%3.34%0.69%
Jul '1488.15%4.61%4.01%0.55%
Oct '1488.73%4.43%3.82%0.5%
Jan '1588.1%4.53%4.13%0.61%
Apr '1588.44%4.12%3.67%0.61%
Jul '1589.26%3.37%3.43%0.79%
Oct '1589.16%4.07%3.22%0.68%
Jan '1688.36%4.85%3.3%0.73%
Apr '1689.44%4.48%3.1%0.63%
Jul '1689.38%4.2%3.37%0.71%
Oct '1690.37%4%2.95%0.56%
Jan '1789.06%4.59%3.08%0.54%
Apr '1788.56%4.85%3.29%0.68%
Jul '1786.83%5.13%3.96%0.84%
Oct '1787.16%5.49%3.72%0.85%
Jan '1887.35%5.79%3.07%0.74%
Apr '1886.28%6.45%3.41%0.93%
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This statistic shows the global market share of leading internet search engines. In April 2018, online search engine Bing accounted for 6.45 percent of the global search market. During the same month, Chinese search engine Baidu had a market share of 0.86 percent.
Ever since the introduction of Google Search in 1997, the worldwide market share of all search engines has been rather lopsided. Google has dominated the search engine market, maintaining an 86.3 percent market share as of April 2018. The majority of Google revenues are generated through advertising. The company has also expanded its services to mail, productivity tools, enterprise products, mobile devices and other ventures. As a result, Google earned one of the highest tech company revenues in 2017 with roughly 110 billion U.S. dollars.
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Release date
May 2018
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
January 2010 to April 2018
Special properties
desktop only

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