3.8 million .EU domains registered, average renewal rate over the past ten years is 80%


2016 marked ten years since EURid opened general registration of the .eu TLD on a first come – first served basis.

In June of 2016, EURid welcomed a new member to the .eu family, that being .ею.

The top ten countries for .eu registrations make up 85.6% of .eu registrants, with Germany topping the list, followed by the Netherlands and France.

Here are a few .eu statistics:

  • 3815601 .eu domain names registered at the end of Q2 2016.
  • 183223 new .eu registrations in Q2 2016.
  • The renewal rate during Q2 was 81%.
  • The average renewal rate over the past ten years is 80%.

Top 3 countries for .eu domain name registrations:

  1. Germany
  2. Netherlands
  3. France

Top growth countries:

  1. Bulgaria 7.9%
  2. Croatia 7.5%
  3. Latvia 3.1%

About Konstantinos Zournas

Studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and now living in Athens, Greece. Love domains and building websites. Went online in 1995, learned about HTML in 1996 and about domains in 2002. Started publishing the OnlineDomain.com blog in 2012.

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