Usage statistics

Usage statistics are collected whenever a user starts calibre. Every calibre installation has a randomly generated ID, this ID remains unchanged by upgrades and even an uninstall/re-install. This ID is used to collect usage statistics. Only this ID is stored, no other identifying information is collected. And no collected information is ever shared with any third party.

Active installs: 3,065,191 (those that have started calibre at least once in the last 60 days)

Note that installs are not users. A single user could run calibre on multiple computers. A single calibre install could be used by multiple people.

Installs by country (237 countries, top 30 shown):

Spain Spain12.4%
United States United States12.0%
Germany Germany8.1%
China China6.4%
Italy Italy6.1%
France France6.0%
United Kingdom United Kingdom3.8%
Canada Canada3.7%
Netherlands Netherlands3.1%
Brazil Brazil3.0%
Poland Poland2.5%
India India2.1%
Russian Federation Russian Federation2.1%
Argentina Argentina2.0%
Australia Australia1.9%
Mexico Mexico1.4%
Japan Japan1.4%
Belgium Belgium1.0%
Hungary Hungary1.0%
Austria Austria0.9%
Turkey Turkey0.9%
Taiwan, Province of China Taiwan, Province of China0.9%
Switzerland Switzerland0.9%
Czech Republic Czech Republic0.8%
Chile Chile0.8%
Ukraine Ukraine0.7%
Viet Nam Viet Nam0.7%
Hong Kong Hong Kong0.6%
Singapore Singapore0.6%
Romania Romania0.6%

% of unknown IP addresses: 0.0%

Usage share by major version

562.8%
416.9%
313.8%
24.5%
11.1%
00.9%

Most popular versions (Top 20):

5.17.012.2%
5.16.15.9%
5.20.05.3%
5.19.04.5%
5.18.04.4%
5.14.04.4%
5.21.03.7%
3.48.03.4%
4.23.03.3%
5.13.02.7%
5.10.12.5%
5.12.02.0%
5.11.01.9%
5.8.11.9%
5.9.01.7%
4.13.01.5%
5.16.01.4%
5.6.01.3%
4.22.01.2%
5.5.01.2%

Operating systems calibre runs on

win82.5%
osx14.0%
oth3.5%