Category - Programming Languages

Lua is a powerful, efficient, lightweight, embeddable scripting language.

Technology usage statistics

Websites using Lua 353,098 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Programming Languages #2
Market share in Programming Languages 7.36%

Technology adoption

Recent changes in Lua usage. (See Lua Usage Changes report)
Websites that added Lua +9,766
Websites that dropped Lua -56,067

Distribution by websites popularity

Lua detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 216 websites
Top 100k sites 3,061 websites
Top 1m sites 23,755 websites

Websites utilizing Lua

Top websites that use Lua

Domain Country Rank Contacts United States of America 64 United States of America 135 Canada 178 United States of America 178 United States of America 248 United States of America 370
See full domain list

Market Share

Lua market share within the Programming Languages category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.

Lua often used together with

Category - Web Servers.
OpenResty is used together with Lua on 358,790 domains. Total 353,978 domains found using OpenResty
Category - Web Servers.
Nginx is used together with Lua on 355,841 domains. Total 3,125,413 domains found using Nginx
Category - Document Encoding.
UTF-8 is used together with Lua on 327,113 domains. Total 8,690,114 domains found using UTF-8
Category - Document Standards.
JavaScript is used together with Lua on 218,165 domains. Total 6,620,828 domains found using JavaScript
Category - Mobile.
Viewport Meta is used together with Lua on 194,631 domains. Total 5,065,567 domains found using Viewport Meta
Category - Document Standards.
X-UA-Compatible is used together with Lua on 116,187 domains. Total 2,338,285 domains found using X-UA-Compatible

Alternative Technologies

CFML: Total 2,340 domains found using CFML
CPython: Total 73 domains found using CPython
Dart: Total 34 domains found using Dart
Erlang: Total 16,834 domains found using Erlang
Go: Total 15,351 domains found using Go
Java: Total 159,410 domains found using Java
Node.js: Total 63,337 domains found using Node.js
Perl: Total 20,430 domains found using Perl
PHP: Total 3,784,998 domains found using PHP
Python: Total 166,723 domains found using Python