Dash or not to dash?

Often its hard to find a domain name, and sometimes people use dashes in their domain name. For example car-rental.com in stead of carrental.com.
To generate these statistics we detect how many live domain names have one or more dashes.
Domains using a dash
Dash usage per tld (currently)
# Tld Percentage
1 .notaires.fr 64.71 %
2 .de 43.28 %
3 .gc.ca 40.25 %
4 .muni.il 40 %
5 .technology 39.1 %
6 .ed.jp 38.08 %
7 .gouv.fr 36.59 %
8 .kyoto 36.36 %
9 .bzh 35.96 %
10 .mil.id 35.71 %
Dash usage per country tlds (currently)
# Tld Country Percentage
1 *.de Germany 43.28 %
2 *.jp Japan 32.68 %
3 *.fr France 29.4 %
4 *.ru Russian Federation 26.31 %
5 *.dz Algeria 26.09 %
6 *.at Austria 22.68 %
7 *.ch Switzerland 21.08 %
8 *.si Slovenia 19.7 %
9 *.mc Monaco 19.35 %
10 *.pf French Polynesia 18.42 %