Where are most websites hosted?

When browsing the internet you are communicating with servers that are all over the world. This is a transparent process. In these statistics you can see where most of the web servers are located.
To generate these statistics we have matched the IP addresses of websites with an IP database that provides location data.
Top website hosting locations
# Country Percentage
1 United States 42.49%
2 Germany 7.43%
3 Japan 5.7%
4 France 4.15%
5 Russian Federation 4.11%
6 Great Britain 3.57%
7 China 3.54%
8 Netherlands 2.79%
9 Canada 2.09%
10 Korea, Republic of (South Korea) 1.55%