March 31, 2012
When it comes to domain name statistics, much of the focus is on the most popular extensions and how those figures shift from month to month - but what of the extensions with the least number of registrations? Here's a look at some of those.
In relation to country code Top Level Domains (ccTLD's), the following have less than a thousand registrations each - (Domain Counts provided by Domain Worldwide.com - dated March 30, 2012)
|.IM||994||Isle of Man|
|.VI||218||Virgin Islands U.S|
The above is just a partial list; others may exists among DomainWorldWide's "still polling" entries.
There are also over 30 country code Top Level Domains (ccTLD's) that have been issued, but are still not in use; including (following data also from DomainWorldWide):
|.KN||Saint Kitts and Nevis|
|.KP||Korea, Democratic People's Republic|
|.SJ||Svalbard and Jan Mayen Islands|
|.SY||Syrian Arab Republic|
|.VA||Holy See (Vatican City State)|
The above does not included ccTLD's not in use that have second level domains in use, such as .co.uk and .co.in
So there you have it - go forth into the weekend with some really interesting
domain name trivia to
annoy your share with family, friends and
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