Global blogging: recent stats

Duncan Riley’s recent stats snapshot of blogging world-wide reports as of Oct 05 says that there are 100 million blogs around the world.
Some locations and blog counts:

  • Australia: approx 450,000
  • Austria: approx 20,000
  • Belgium: approx 100,000
  • Brunei: less than 3,000
  • Canada: approx 700,000
  • China: 6 million and growing
  • Croatia: approx 50,000
  • Czech Republic: approx 10,000
  • Denmark: approx 15,000
  • Finland: approx 100,000
  • France: approx 3.5 million
  • Germany: 300,000
  • Greece: less than 5,000
  • India: approx 100,000
  • Iran: 700,000
  • Ireland: approx 75,000
  • Italy: approx 250,000
  • Japan: at least 5.5 million
  • Malaysia: approx 20,000
  • Philippines: approx 75,000
  • Poland: approx 1.5 million
  • Russia: approx 400,000
  • South Korea: approx 20 million
  • Spain: approx 1.5 million
  • Ukraine: 50,000
  • United Kingdom: 2.5 million
  • United States: approx 30-50 million

For more info, check out the detailed view, which includes data sources.

(Via Enda Nasution)