Share of search queries handled by leading U.S. search engine providers as of April 2017

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Google SitesMicrosoft SitesYahoo SitesAsk NetworkAOL Inc.
Jan '0858.5%9.8%22.2%4.9%4.5%
Apr '0861.1%9.1%20.4%4.6%4.3%
Jul '0861.9%8.9%20.5%4.5%4.2%
Oct '0863.1%8.5%20.5%4.2%3.7%
Jan '0963%8.5%21%3.7%3.9%
Apr '0964.2%8.2%20.4%3.8%3.4%
Jul '0964.7%8.9%19.3%3.9%3.1%
Oct '0965.4%9.9%18%3.9%2.9%
Jan '1065.4%11.3%17%3.8%2.5%
Apr '1064.4%11.8%17.7%3.7%2.4%
Jul '1065.8%11%17.1%3.8%2.3%
Oct '1066.3%11.5%16.5%3.6%2.1%
Jan '1165.6%13.1%16.1%3.4%1.7%
Apr '1165.7%13.9%15.7%3.1%1.6%
Jun '1165.5%14.4%15.9%2.9%1.4%
Oct '1165.6%14.8%15.2%2.9%1.5%
Jan '1266.2%15.2%14.1%3%1.6%
Apr '1266.5%15.4%13.5%3%1.6%
Jul '1266.8%15.7%13%3.1%1.5%
Oct '1266.9%16%12.2%3.2%1.8%
Jan '1367%16.5%12.1%2.8%1.7%
Apr '1367.1%16.9%11.8%2.7%1.4%
Jul '1367%17.9%11.3%2.7%1.2%
Oct '1366.9%18.1%11.1%2.6%1.3%
Jan '1467.6%18.3%10.4%2.4%1.3%
Apr '1467.6%18.7%10%2.4%1.3%
Jul '1467.4%19.3%10%2%1.3%
Oct '1467%19.5%10.3%1.9%1.2%
Jan '1564.4%19.7%13%1.8%1.1%
Apr '1564.2%20.2%12.7%1.8%1.1%
Jul '1564%20.4%12.7%1.8%1.2%
Oct '1563.9%20.8%12.5%1.7%1%
Jan '1668.8%21.3%12.4%1.7%0.9%
Apr '1663.8%21.6%12.2%1.5%0.9%
Jul '1663.4%21.9%12.1%1.5%1.1%
Oct '1663.6%22.3%11.7%1.4%1%
Jan '1763.4%22.6%11.6%1.1%0.9%
Apr '1763.4%22.8%11.7%1.3%0.8%
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This statistic shows the market share of search engines in the United States, by share of search queries. In April 2017, Microsoft Sites handled 22.8 percent of all search queries in the United States. During the same period of time, Yahoo had a search market share of 11.7 percent. Market leader Google generated 63.4 percent of all core search queries in the United States. Despite Google's dominance of the U.S. search market, it is Microsoft's bing service that leads in terms of longer search queries. In terms of the mobile search market in the United States, Google leads again with an over 93 percent market share.

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