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Browser and Operating System Statistics as of November 24 in year 2013

We note there were about 423,000 accesses from Microsoft based systems and about 182,000 accesses from *ix (Unix, Linux, etc) based systems, and about 79,000 accesses from Apple Mac based systems. So very roughly 61.84% Microsoft in some form, 26.61% Linus in some form, and 11.55% Mac in some form.

Browsers used were 337,000 accesses from unnamed Mozilla compatible browsers, 308,000 from Safari-like, 193,000 from FireFox, 162,000 from Microsoft Internet Explorer in some form. Google Chrome is reported in the summary as part of the Safari stats. Adding up the lines in the Browser Detailed Report (below) that specifically state Chrome or Chromium there were around 99,500 accesses from a Google Chromium based browser.

So Market Share (percent) looks like:

OS Accesses (x1000) Market Share
Microsoft 423 61.84%
Linux 182 26.61%
Mac 79 11.55%
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Browser Accesses (x1000) Market Share
Mozilla 337 33.70%
Safari-like 308 30.80%
      Chrome 99.5 9.95%
FireFox 193 19.30%
Internet Explorer 162 16.20%
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Browser Type Number of requests
1. Netscape (compatible) 337,288
2. Safari 307,590
3. Firefox 193,016
4. MSIE 162,282
5. BLEXBot 55,458
6. WordPress 22,764
7. Opera 18,932
8. checks.panopta.com 17,464
9. Mozilla 16,023
10. AdsBot-Google (+http: 10,345
11. PHP 10,203
12. msnbot-media 9,577
13. Feedfetcher-Google; (+http: 7,719
14. msnbot 6,874
15. Java 4,969
16. Googlebot-Image 3,964
17. facebookexternalhit 3,800
18. Zemanta Aggregator 3,077
19. GoogleProducer; (+http: 3,043
20. DoCoMo 2,615
[not listed: 313] 37,843

More detailed Stats:

The Browser Report provides a detailed breakdown of the most popular web browsers used to visit this site. From this report it is also possible to identify which operating system and which version of the browser the visitor is using. For example:
Netscape Communicator 4.5, US English version running on Windows 95 would look like:
Mozilla/4.5 [en] (Win95; U)
MSIE 4.01 running on Windows 98 would look like:
Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 4.01; Windows 98).

This report shows the first 40 results by number of requests. This report is sorted by number of requests.

 

Browser Name Number of requests
1. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; bingbot/2.0; +http://www.bing.com/bingbot.htm) 85,082
2. BLEXBot 55,458
3. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; BLEXBot/1.0; +http://webmeup.com/crawler.html) 41,158
4. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Googlebot/2.1; +http://www.google.com/bot.html) 34,526
5. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Baiduspider/2.0; +http://www.baidu.com/search/spider.html) 23,948
6. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:19.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/19.0 22,241
7. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/27.0.1453.110 Safari/537.36 18,744
8. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; AhrefsBot/5.0; +http://ahrefs.com/robot/) 18,441
9. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; Ezooms/1.0; ezooms.bot@gmail.com) 17,679
10. checks.panopta.com 17,464
11. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MSIE 10.0; Windows NT 6.1; Trident/6.0) 17,151
12. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MJ12bot/v1.4.3; http://www.majestic12.co.uk/bot.php?+) 16,895
13. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:18.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/18.0 16,610
14. Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows NT 5.1; SV1) 15,406
15. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/30.0.1599.114 Safari/537.36 15,232
16. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.31 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/26.0.1410.63 Safari/537.31 15,150
17. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; SISTRIX Crawler; http://crawler.sistrix.net/) 13,761
18. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Ubuntu; Linux i686; rv:22.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/22.0 13,479
19. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; YandexBot/3.0; +http://yandex.com/bots) 11,754
20. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; AhrefsBot/4.0; +http://ahrefs.com/robot/) 11,751
21. AdsBot-Google (+http://www.google.com/adsbot.html) 10,345
22. PHP/5.2.10 10,195
23. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.22 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/25.0.1364.172 Safari/537.22 10,063
24. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; ZumBot/1.0; http://help.zum.com/inquiry) 9,806
25. msnbot-media/1.1 (+http://search.msn.com/msnbot.htm) 9,548
26. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:22.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/22.0 8,958
27. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux i686) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Ubuntu Chromium/28.0.1500.71 Chrome/28.0.1500.71 Safari/537.36 8,793
28. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; YandexImages/3.0; +http://yandex.com/bots) 7,870
29. Feedfetcher-Google; (+http://www.google.com/feedfetcher.html; 2 subscribers; feed-id=8585188796633558946) 7,717
30. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/28.0.1500.71 Safari/537.36 7,532
31. AdsBot-Google-Mobile (+http://www.google.com/mobile/adsbot.html) Mozilla (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 3 0 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit (KHTML, like Gecko) Mobile Safari 7,406
32. msnbot/2.0b (+http://search.msn.com/msnbot.htm) 6,874
33. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/29.0.1547.76 Safari/537.36 6,731
34. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/28.0.1500.95 Safari/537.36 6,632
35. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64) AppleWebKit/534+ (KHTML, like Gecko) BingPreview/1.0b 5,998
36. WordPress/3.5.1; http://jdnash.com 5,728
37. Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_1 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/532.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0.5 Mobile/8B117 Safari/6531.22.7 (compatible; Googlebot-Mobile/2.1; +http://www.google.com/bot.html) 5,660
38. Mozilla/5.0 (compatible; MJ12bot/v1.4.4; http://www.majestic12.co.uk/bot.php?+) 5,659
39. Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/28.0.1500.72 Safari/537.36 5,441
40. Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64) AppleWebKit/537.31 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/26.0.1410.43 Safari/537.31 5,242
[not listed: 8469] 600,718

And Operating System Statistics:

The Operating System Report lists the operating system your visitors are running for visitors whose browser types you know. Not all browsers provide this information and not all visitors provide browser information, but what is provided, is summarized here.

This report shows all results. This report is sorted by number of requests for pages.

 

Operating System Number of requests Number of page requests
1. OS unknown 402,383 160,211
2. Known robots 148,150 83,303
3. Windows 423,614 41,768
   Unknown Windows 285,175 19,442
   Windows XP 126,048 18,944
   Windows 2000 4,129 1,590
   Windows Server 2003 6,125 742
   Windows NT 821 381
   Windows 95 571 365
   Windows 98 401 162
   Windows ME 269 122
   Windows CE 39 15
   Windows 3.1 36 5
4. Macintosh 78,513 12,125
5. Unix 182,180 6,421
   Linux 180,779 6,345
   Other Unix 1,177 61
   BSD 216 15
   SunOS 8 0
6. RISC OS 1 1
7. Symbian OS 5 0