Chrome extension active user counts

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Chrome extension user count max out at 10,000,000 users. Only 23 extensions made it to this - which is 0.01% of all extensions in Chrome Web Store.

Most Chrome extensions do not perform so well. In fact, 88.66% of all Chrome extensions have less than 1,000 active users. Only 0.12% Chrome extensions have 1M+ active users.

Here are the active user counts break down across 215,943 items in Chrome Web Store.

Break down by # of active users
Number of active users in an extension
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At the author level (looking at the sum of all active users across all extensions owned by an author), we also see that it is extremely difficult to become successful at building Chrome extensions. 83.10% of all authors have less than 1,000 active users. Only 0.24% authors have 1M+ cumulative active users.

Here are the active user counts break down across 109,444 authors in Chrome Web Store.

Cumulative # of active users
Sum of active users for all extensions by an author
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