Number of explicit core search queries powered by search engines in the United States as of October 2018 (in billions)

U.S. search engines ranked by number of core searches 2008-2018 This statistic shows the number of core search queries processed by the top four online search engines in the United States as of October 2018. During that month, Oath processed 1.9 billion search queries and market leader Google processed 10.34 billion search queries. In total, Google accounted for 63.2 percent of the U.S. desktop search market. Google was also the leading mobile search provider in the United States, accounting for 94.4 percent of the market as of October 2017.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Google SitesMicrosoft SitesOath*Ask Network
Oct '1810.343.981.90.17
Jul '1811.744.52.120.2
Apr '1811.284.272.030.2
Jan '1811.054.152.080.2
April '179.613.461.770.2
Jan '179.723.461.780.22
Oct '169.713.411.780.21
Jul '169.653.341.840.23
Apr '1610.43.531.990.24
Jan '1611.163.722.170.29
Oct '1511.613.782.280.31
Jul '1511.293.62.250.31
Apr '1511.783.72.340.34
Jan '1512.213.682.20.34
Oct '1412.63.71.90.37
Jul '1412.123.471.80.23
Apr '1412.583.481.860.45
Jan '1413.223.592.030.48
Oct '1312.933.52.150.5
Jul '1312.983.462.190.52
Apr '1313.663.432.410.54
Jan '1313.063.212.350.54
Oct '1211.792.822.150.56
Jul '1211.812.772.290.55
Apr '1211.372.642.310.51
Jan '1211.792.712.510.53
Oct '1111.862.682.740.52
Jul '1111.162.472.760.49
Apr '1111.122.362.660.52
Jan '1111.122.232.730.58
Oct '1011.852.233.420.6
Jul '1010.261.712.660.59
Apr '10101.832.750.57
Jan '109.141.182.760.55
Oct '099.361.412.570.55
Jul '098.781.22.630.54
Apr '099.31.152.880.56
Jan '098.51.152.840.5
Oct '087.971.082.60.53
Jul '087.2712.40.53
Apr '086.510.962.160.49
Jan '086.1312.330.5
Google SitesMicrosoft SitesOath*Ask Network
Oct '1810.343.981.90.17
Jul '1811.744.52.120.2
Apr '1811.284.272.030.2
Jan '1811.054.152.080.2
April '179.613.461.770.2
Jan '179.723.461.780.22
Oct '169.713.411.780.21
Jul '169.653.341.840.23
Apr '1610.43.531.990.24
Jan '1611.163.722.170.29
Oct '1511.613.782.280.31
Jul '1511.293.62.250.31
Apr '1511.783.72.340.34
Jan '1512.213.682.20.34
Oct '1412.63.71.90.37
Jul '1412.123.471.80.23
Apr '1412.583.481.860.45
Jan '1413.223.592.030.48
Oct '1312.933.52.150.5
Jul '1312.983.462.190.52
Apr '1313.663.432.410.54
Jan '1313.063.212.350.54
Oct '1211.792.822.150.56
Jul '1211.812.772.290.55
Apr '1211.372.642.310.51
Jan '1211.792.712.510.53
Oct '1111.862.682.740.52
Jul '1111.162.472.760.49
Apr '1111.122.362.660.52
Jan '1111.122.232.730.58
Oct '1011.852.233.420.6
Jul '1010.261.712.660.59
Apr '10101.832.750.57
Jan '109.141.182.760.55
Oct '099.361.412.570.55
Jul '098.781.22.630.54
Apr '099.31.152.880.56
Jan '098.51.152.840.5
Oct '087.971.082.60.53
Jul '087.2712.40.53
Apr '086.510.962.160.49
Jan '086.1312.330.5
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment

Description

Source

More information

This statistic shows the number of core search queries processed by the top four online search engines in the United States as of October 2018. During that month, Oath processed 1.9 billion search queries and market leader Google processed 10.34 billion search queries. In total, Google accounted for 63.2 percent of the U.S. desktop search market. Google was also the leading mobile search provider in the United States, accounting for 94.4 percent of the market as of October 2017.
Show more
Release date
December 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
January 2008 to October 2018
Special properties
desktop only, home and work internet locations
Supplementary notes
“Explicit Core Search” excludes contextually driven searches that do not reflect specific user intent to interact with the search results.
The selection of search engine providers is limited to the top 4 operators of search engines in the United States.
No data available for May to December 2017.
*Formerly known as Yahoo Sites
More information
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Online search usage
Online search usage

All Information
in one Presentation

Online search usage

Everything On "Online search usage" in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Other Reports & Dossiers
Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Online search usage"
  • Benchmark
The most important statistics
  • Leading search companies
  • Google
  • Search behavior
  • Advertising and marketing
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Statistics on the topic
Topics
About Statista
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

News
News