Category - Programming Languages

PHP is a popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development.

We have discovered 37,211,307 live websites that are using PHP.

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Technology usage statistics

Websites using PHP 37,211,307 websites
Most popular in the country United States of America
Market position in Programming Languages #1
Market share in Programming Languages 89.66%
Most popular version 7

Technology adoption

Recent changes in PHP usage. (See PHP Usage Changes report)
Websites that added PHP +288,130
Websites that dropped PHP -472,034
Websites that changed version of PHP 1,657,392

Distribution by websites popularity

PHP detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 2,639 websites
Top 100k sites 35,547 websites
Top 1m sites 481,516 websites

Websites utilizing PHP

Top websites that use PHP

Domain Country Rank Contacts United States of America 4 United States of America 17 United States of America 21 United States of America 23 United States of America 35 United States of America 53
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Market Share

PHP market share within the Programming Languages category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.


  • 3 (14 subversions, 223 domains)
  • 4 (39 subversions, 133,032 domains)
  • 5 (195 subversions, 5,553,610 domains)
  • 7 (164 subversions, 9,380,525 domains)
  • 8 (15 subversions, 122,660 domains)