CENTR publishes the CENTRstats Global TLD Report Q1/2021

News 30-06-2021

The CENTRstats Global TLD Report Q1/2021 has been published. It covers the global status and registration trends in all top-level domains (legacy gTLDs, new gTLDs and ccTLDs), with a specific focus on the European ccTLD market. 

Click here to view the online, interactive report.


Highlights from the report:

  • The median growth of European country-code domains (ccTLDs) at the end of Q1 2021 was 4.9% YOY.
  • Demand in new domain purchases continued to increase in the first quarter of 2021.
  • The median buy price of a CENTR member ccTLD domain is 10.0 EUR  with the renewal price at 14.0 EUR. 
  • 25% of ccTLD domains queried are broken or have no functioning content compared to 43% of gTLDs.
  • Across EU countries, the median market share of ccTLDs is stable at 54% based on local registrations and 35% (+2% YOY) based on popular websites.
  • The median growth of the top 300 gTLDs was 7.0% in 2020.

The pdf version of the report can be found here.



Published By Patrick Myles
Patrick Myles is the Data Analyst of CENTR, the European country code top-level domain association. Patrick is responsible for data management, member surveys and the development and technical maintenance of the CENTRstats data platform.