Category - Document Encoding

Windows-1251 is an 8-bit character encoding, designed to cover languages that use the Cyrillic script such as Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian Cyrillic.

We have discovered 190,164 live websites that are using windows-1251.

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Technology usage statistics

Websites using windows-1251 190,164 websites
Most popular in the country Russian Federation
Market position in Document Encoding #6
Market share in Document Encoding 0.41%

Technology adoption

Recent changes in windows-1251 usage. (See windows-1251 Usage Changes report)
Websites that added windows-1251 +2,419
Websites that dropped windows-1251 -3,829

Distribution by websites popularity

windows-1251 detection in the top websites by popularity
Top 10k sites 39 websites
Top 100k sites 347 websites
Top 1m sites 3,579 websites

Websites utilizing windows-1251

Top websites that use windows-1251

Domain Country Rank Contacts Russian Federation 38 United States of America 115 Russian Federation 723 United States of America 1,407 Russian Federation 1,477 Germany 1,579
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Market Share

windows-1251 market share within the Document Encoding category

Geographical Distribution

Technology usage distribution by websites across the globe.

Alternative Technologies

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GBK: Total 194,497 domains found using GBK
ISO-8859-1: Total 6,657,843 domains found using ISO-8859-1
Shift JIS: Total 281,548 domains found using Shift JIS
UTF-16: Total 1,041 domains found using UTF-16
UTF-32: Total 25 domains found using UTF-32
UTF-8: Total 38,654,852 domains found using UTF-8