Drupal 8 Fact Sheet

by Matt Rogers 

Drupal is a market leading content management system (CMS). For anyone new to Drupal, we’ve prepared a brief fact sheet to give you a very bird’s eye view of what the Drupal community has achieved.

Drupal statistics:

  • 1,200,000+ sites worldwide
  • 32,000+ modules
  • 2100+ themes
  • 1,000,000+ users and developers
  • 220+ countries speaking
  • 180+ languages
  • 1000+ US government websites including The White House and NASA


  • Controlled by community
  • One release per month on average
  • Open Source under GNU, no licensing cost
  • Platform independent
  • Drupal can be integrated with almost any application that provides an API
  • Dedicated security team
  • 71 out of the world’s top 100 Universities use Drupal-powered websites – 28% of all .edu sites run on Drupal

Who’s Using Drupal:

From local businesses to global corporations, diverse organizations use Drupal.

News Publishing

The BMJThe EconomistNew Republic

Intranet/Corporate Websites

SpaceXLushDanoneTesla MotorsPeugeot


Stanford LawHarvardOxfordMIT Media Lab

Art, Music, Multimedia

The BeatlesMTV UKThe Weather ChannelNBC,BBCGrammy.comMusée du Louvre


Whitehouse.govLondon.gov.uk,Gouvernement.frNew Zealand GovernmentThe Prince of Wales


OxfamBritish Council EALAmnesty International


Gatwick ObviouslyNYC Metropolitan Transportation Authority