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

I studied Computer Engineering and Computer Science in London, UK and now live in Athens, Greece. I love domains and building websites. I am online since 1995, learned about HTML in 1996 and about domains in 2002. I started publishing the OnlineDomain.com blog in 2012.

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