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WooCommerce Stores in Germany

Updated Jan 14 2022

There are 74,360 live WooCommerce stores in Germany.

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

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WooCommerce Growth in Germany

  • WooCommerce stores in Germany increased 2.2% quarter-over-quarter in 2021 Q4.
  • WooCommerce stores in Germany increased 15% year-over-year in 2021 Q4.

Here is WooCommerce's quarter-over-quarter growth in Germany.

Quarter
Active Stores
2017 Q1
784
2017 Q2
1,145
2017 Q3
761
2017 Q4
992
2018 Q1
1,420
2018 Q2
11,627
2018 Q3
3,062
2018 Q4
2,837
2019 Q1
6,907
2019 Q2
3,010
2019 Q3
4,411
2019 Q4
3,320
2020 Q1
4,828
2020 Q2
3,958
2020 Q3
2,476
2020 Q4
4,835
2021 Q1
3,990
2021 Q2
2,384
2021 Q3
1,576
2021 Q4
1,620
2022 Q1 (to date)
194
Cumulative Stores by Quarter

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

Top Categories For WooCommerce Stores In Germany

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for WooCommerce stores in Germany.

  • 3.3% of WooCommerce stores in Germany sell Apparel products.
  • 3.1% of WooCommerce stores in Germany sell Food & Drink products.
  • 1.8% of WooCommerce stores in Germany sell Beauty & Fitness products.

Social Media Usage On WooCommerce Stores In Germany

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.

  • Facebook is used by 47.2% of WooCommerce stores in Germany.
  • Instagram is used by 38.4% of WooCommerce stores in Germany.
  • YouTube is used by 13.6% of WooCommerce stores in Germany.
Type
Stores
Facebook
35,090
Instagram
28,534
YouTube
10,094
Twitter
7,299
Pinterest
4,469
LinkedIn
2,880
Facebook Group
668
Tiktok
316

Contact Information On WooCommerce Stores In Germany

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

  • 68% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have an email on their website
  • 45% of WooCommerce stores in Germany provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
50,257
Phone
33,587

Provinces With The Most WooCommerce Stores In Germany

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 WooCommerce stores in Germany. Note that we're only showing the top 15 locations here but you can see the full list within Store Leads.

  • 2,793 WooCommerce stores in Germany are based in North Rhine-Westphalia.
  • 2,220 WooCommerce stores in Germany are based in Bavaria.
  • 1,762 WooCommerce stores in Germany are based in Berlin.

Cities With The Most WooCommerce Stores in Germany

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

  • 61,720 WooCommerce stores in Germany are based in Unknown.
  • 1,762 WooCommerce stores in Germany are based in Berlin.
  • 845 WooCommerce stores in Germany are based in Hamburg.
City
Stores
61,720
1,762
845
747
483
291
233
174
170
156
137
119

Top WooCommerce Apps in Germany

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

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 WooCommerce stores in Germany

  • 0.2% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.1% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have 10 - 24 employees.
  • 0.0% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have 25 - 49 employees.

Here is the breakdown of WooCommerce stores in Germany by the number of employees.

Employees
Stores
1 - 9
142
10 - 24
82
25 - 49
29
50 - 99
23
100 - 249
18
250 - 999
12
1000 - 4999
3
5000+
1

Top Shipping Carriers For WooCommerce Stores In Germany

  • 2.6% of WooCommerce stores in Germany ship by UPS.
  • 0.8% of WooCommerce stores in Germany ship by DHL.
  • 0.3% of WooCommerce stores in Germany ship by USPS.

Here are the top shipping carriers for WooCommerce stores in Germany.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
UPS
1,947
DHL
600
USPS
206
Fedex
154
DPD
92
GLS Parcel
49
Royal Mail
16
PostNord
13
Correos
13
Canada Post
8

Top-level Domain Distribution For WooCommerce Stores In Germany

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

  • 84.0% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have a .de domain.
  • 11.3% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have a .com domain.
  • 0.9% of WooCommerce stores in Germany have a .eu domain.

Here is the top-level domain distribution for WooCommerce stores in Germany.

Top-level Domain
Stores
.de
62,487
.com
8,382
.eu
661
.net
539
.shop
458
.org
308
.info
185
.store
101
.berlin
93
.online
86

Top WooCommerce Stores In Germany

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

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
IGNANT
19,412
2016/12/30
BOXROX
19,742
2016/12/30
OCEANSAPART
22,717
2017/10/27
OnlineMarketing.de
24,470
2016/12/30
CryptoTicker
24,845
2018/05/25

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