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Stars over time for C++ compared with Javascript, Python, and Java


Mobile development has the most code written in C++ at 15GB (as of Q1 2019), followed by artificial intelligence (3GB) and machine learning (3GB).

Top 3 bytes:

  1. mobile development: 15GB bytes
  2. artificial intelligence: 3GB bytes
  3. machine learning: 3GB bytes

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Top 5 commits:

  1. Unknown contributor: 51.4k commits
  2. liewegas: 48.2k commits
  3. garbear: 35.8k commits
  4. cmsbuild: 32.5k commits
  5. Unknown contributor: 31k commits

Unknown contributor had the most commits written in C++ at 51,364 (as of Q1 2019), followed by liewegas (48,191) and garbear (35,788).

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Chapuni / llvm-project has the most commits among projects primarily written in C++ at 213,698 (as of Q1 2019), followed by ceph / ceph (161,738) and burg / timelapse (143,542).

Top 3 commits:

  1. chapuni / llvm-project: 214k commits
  2. ceph / ceph: 162k commits
  3. burg / timelapse: 144k commits

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Belgium wrote the most bytes in c++ at 14.9% (as of Q1 2019), followed by Switzerland (14.4%) and Russia (13.8%).

NOTE: excluding countries with fewer than 100 projects

Top 3 Percentage of Bytes:

  1. Belgium: 14.9% Percentage of Bytes
  2. Switzerland: 14.4% Percentage of Bytes
  3. Russia: 13.8% Percentage of Bytes

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