99designs Statistics and Facts (2021) | By the Numbers

99designs statistics facts

Here are a few of the most interesting 99designs statistics and facts I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

99designs statistics factsPlease note that some of these numbers are easier to find than others. A few of these 99designs stats come from their own reports, but some are based on news reports and not official company tallies. No information contained on DMR should be relied upon to make investment decisions. Basically, this is the best I can find and I don’t guarantee anything to be 100%

99designs Facts

99designs Statistics

Number of 99designs customers to date:


Last updated 9/6/18

Number of certified Logo & Web designers on 99designs:


Last updated March 2016

Average number of monthly design contests on 99designs:

10,000 contests

Last updated 3/8/16

Number of contests launched on 99designs (all time):


Last updated 3/8/16

Average monthly payouts for designers on 99designs:

$3.5 million

Last updated 3/8/16

Total payouts to designers on 99designs:

$200 million

Last updated 9/6/18

Number of countries with 99designers reside in:

196 countries
Last updated 9/25/14

Number of languages that 99designs is available in:

9 languages
Last updated 9/25/14

Percentage of 99designs’ business that comes from outside North America:


Last updated 4/15/15

Estimated 99designs annual revenue:

$60 million

Last updated 2/14/18

Reported amount of funding raised by 99designs:

$45 million

Last updated 2/14/18

What is 99designs?

99designs was created to facilitate the connection between client and designer — making it easy to quickly and cost-effectively source custom design work while creating a level playing field for designers to showcase their skills and build new client relationships. (source)