Web browser market share in France in 2019

 As of January 2019, the web browser Chrome had a market share of 57.07 percent, while Firefox occupied 9.59 percent of the web browser market in France.  

Web browser use by device

   Since 2012, the web browser Chrome increased its market share steadily, up to 52,46 percent on desktop computers in June 2018, and 54.42 percent on mobile phones in December 2018.  

Search engines usage

   According to Statista's Global Consumer Survey from March 2019, 93 percent of respondents declared having used Google in the past four weeks, and five percent stated having used the search engine Ecosia. Although the main players on the browser and search engine markets seem to be used by a majority of users, French people also mentioned wishing using alternative web browsers or search engines: in fact, 29 percent of respondents stated already using an alternative Internet browser to Internet Explorer or Chrome, in a survey from May 2018.

Market share of web browsers in France in January 2019

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Release date

February 2019



Survey time period

January 2019

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