Chrome extensions categories stats

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Chrome extension developer may select a primary category for their Chrome extension, but Google Chrome Web Store may automatically tag it under more categories. So, each extension may appear in one or more categories.

The most popular Chrome extension category is Productivity - which has 26.27% of all Chrome extensions. Most of the top extensions belong to the Productivity category. It also boasts having the most extensions with 10M+ users.

Out of 85 categories, only 21 categories have more than 1,000 extensions, and only 6 have more than 10,000 extensions.

Break down by categories
Number of extensions in each category. (Note that an extension may belong to more than one category)
Productivity 50,807
Fun 27,095
Photos 14,694
Web Development 14,006
Communication 12,841
Accessibility 11,574
Shopping 7,542
Search Tools 6,383
Games 4,624
News 3,429
Education 2,828
Blogging 2,584
Business Tools 2,097
Arcade Action 1,859
Sports 1,683
Lifestyle 1,631
Entertainment 1,414
Arcade Games 1,164
Utilities 1,154
Academic Resources 1,064
See all... 15,176