More domain stats

Below are some additional statistics taken from the .ie domain database.

Number of .ie domains registered

At the end of December 2020, the total number of .ie domains in the database was 309,853.

91% of .ie domains are registered on the Island of Ireland.

Quarterly growth of .ie domain registrations

This chart depicts the quarterly growth of .ie domain name registrations.

As evidenced in the chart, registrations have been on an upwards growth trend in recent years.

Number of new .ie registrations

There were 65,113 .ie domains registered from 1 January 2020 to 31 December 2020.

This equates to approximately 178 new .ie registrations every day in 2020.

Total .ie domains registered at 31 December 2020 by county

This chart analyses the .ie database on a county by county basis.

The county with the largest number of domain names registered is Dublin at 124,633 followed by Cork at 24,518 representing 44.11% and 8.68% respectively of the total domains registered on the Island of Ireland. Fermanagh has the lowest recorded number of registered domains at 179 or 0.06% of the total domains registered on the Island of Ireland.

In terms of population density and the level of corporate activity the breakdown of the market share is not surprising.