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Google can call its browser, the number one browser of the interwebs. According to the latest figures from StatCounter, Chrome is the most popular browser, leaving Internet Explorer and Mozilla Firefox behind.
Google Chrome has been growing steadily since it’s launch. It took the title of the second popular browser 2011 December. There is only a tight margin for Google Chrome as of now, but we will see the lead increasing steadily over the coming weeks/months.
Globally, Chrome has more than 30% market share. The percentages are not the same everywhere. Here is a detailed analysis from The Verge.
Asia and South America, and even still the numbers aren’t necessarily what you’d expect. IE is in the lead in Japan with a more than 50 percent share, and things are even more skewed in Chinaand South Korea, where roughly three quarters of traffic comes through Microsoft’s browser. Chrome is in the lead in India, but it’s only by 8 percent. The real difference is inSouth America, where Chrome has a nearly 50 percent share overall