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Shopify Stores in India

Updated Mar 1 2024

There are 64,324 live Shopify stores in India.

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on Shopify stores in India.

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Shopify Growth in India

Shopify's worldwide quarter-over-quarter growth has been quite impressive over the last few years, and that trend is visible within most countries.

  • Shopify stores in India increased 11.8% quarter-over-quarter in 2023 Q4.
  • Shopify stores in India increased 53% year-over-year in 2023 Q4.

Here is Shopify's quarter-over-quarter growth in India.

Quarter
Active Stores
2019 Q1
9,927
2019 Q2
11,030
2019 Q3
12,398
2019 Q4
14,179
2020 Q1
15,847
2020 Q2
17,281
2020 Q3
20,272
2020 Q4
22,061
2021 Q1
23,257
2021 Q2
24,492
2021 Q3
27,218
2021 Q4
30,413
2022 Q1
30,438
2022 Q2
37,517
2022 Q3
35,024
2022 Q4
39,158
2023 Q1
39,621
2023 Q2
44,485
2023 Q3
53,677
2023 Q4
60,106
2024 Q1 (to date)
64,324
Active Stores by Quarter

Note: the store counts displayed in this section are based on actual historical store counts.

It's hard to know exactly when a Shopify store was first created but we use a heuristic combining DNS and WHOIS data that provides a reasonable approximation.

Top Categories For Shopify Stores In India

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for Shopify stores in India.

  • 35.8% of Shopify stores in India sell Apparel products.
  • 14.0% of Shopify stores in India sell Home & Garden products.
  • 10.5% of Shopify stores in India sell Beauty & Fitness products.

Social Media Usage On Shopify Stores In India

Ecommerce brands use social media sites to engage with millions of consumers. Instagram and Facebook are the dominant social media sites for ecommerce stores, by far, with Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube also having notable usage.

  • Instagram is used by 50.5% of Shopify stores in India.
  • Facebook is used by 34.2% of Shopify stores in India.
  • YouTube is used by 16.3% of Shopify stores in India.
Type
Stores
Instagram
32,494
Facebook
22,017
YouTube
10,502
Twitter
6,369
LinkedIn
4,320
WhatsApp
2,677
Pinterest
1,813
Snapchat
229

Contact Information On Shopify Stores In India

Email remains an extremely popular communication channel for merchants. Many merchants also provide a phone number so that their customers can reach them instantly.

  • 59% of Shopify stores in India have an email on their website
  • 46% of Shopify stores in India provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
37,894
Phone
29,316

Shopify Plus Stores In India

There are 267 Shopify Plus stores in India. For more information on Shopify Plus, read our Shopify Plus report.

Provinces With The Most Shopify Stores In India

It's relatively easy to identify the country in which an ecommerce store operates. However, very few ecommerce stores provide a location to the province-level or city-level and even fewer provide a street address.

Here is the province distribution of Shopify stores in India. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 10,841 Shopify stores in India are based in Maharashtra.
  • 8,600 Shopify stores in India are based in Delhi.
  • 6,406 Shopify stores in India are based in Gujarat.
  • 5,690 Shopify stores in India are based in Uttar Pradesh.
Province
Stores
10,841
8,600
6,406
5,188
4,086
3,686
3,559
2,215
2,030
1,929
1,311

Cities With The Most Shopify Stores in India

Here is the city distribution of Shopify stores in India. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 5,746 Shopify stores in India are based in Mumbai.
  • 5,274 Shopify stores in India are based in Unknown.
  • 4,779 Shopify stores in India are based in New Delhi.
City
Stores
5,746
5,274
4,779
4,195
3,475
2,913
2,332
2,268
1,820
1,760
1,753
1,669
1,589
1,328
740

Top Shopify Apps in India

Here are the top 10 apps, ordered by number of installs, across all Shopify stores in India.

With a paid account on Store Leads, you'll be able to see which stores have installed specific apps. You can also see when specific apps were installed (or uninstalled) by each store.

Number of Employees for Shopify stores in India

  • 95.2% of Shopify stores in India have Unknown employees.
  • 2.2% of Shopify stores in India have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 1.2% of Shopify stores in India have 10 - 24 employees.

Here is the breakdown of Shopify stores in India by the number of employees.

Employees
Stores
Unknown
61,224
1 - 9
1,426
10 - 24
746
25 - 49
387
50 - 99
217
100 - 249
173
250 - 999
115
1000 - 4999
26
5000+
10

Top Shipping Carriers For Shopify Stores In India

  • 2.7% of Shopify stores in India ship by Fedex.
  • 1.2% of Shopify stores in India ship by UPS.
  • 0.8% of Shopify stores in India ship by USPS.

Here are the top shipping carriers for Shopify stores in India.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
Fedex
1,744
UPS
801
USPS
516
Delhivery
416
Bluedart
175
DHL
81
Aramex
36
Royal Mail
29
China Post
25
Canada Post
19

Top-level Domain Distribution For Shopify Stores In India

.com is the most common top-level domain, by far, for world-wide Shopify stores. Some countries have been faster than others to adopt alternate (such as country-specific) top-level domains.

  • 58.3% of Shopify stores in India have a .com domain.
  • 28.3% of Shopify stores in India have a .in domain.
  • 3.7% of Shopify stores in India have a .shop domain.

Here is the top-level domain distribution for Shopify stores in India.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.com
37,494
.in
18,180
.shop
2,406
.co.in
1,795
.store
1,430
.co
813
.online
473
.org
171
.net
137
.live
121

Top Shopify Stores In India

Here are the top stores in India ordered by worldwide store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
SkinKraft
2,558
2017/12/29
Two Brothers Organic Farms
3,298
2018/01/12
Lenskart.com
4,366
2016/12/30
Fabriclore
4,649
2018/02/16
nurserylive
5,831
2016/12/30

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