Chinese search market shares

The New York Times posts Analysys data on Chinese search engine market. As far as search engine market share, in 2004 Baidu led the market with 45%, followed by Google with 30% and Yahoo! with 9%. In 2005 Baidu led with 57% share, followed by Google with 33% and Yahoo! with 5%. As far as pay-per-click search engine revenues, in 2004 Baidu owned 37% of all revenues, followed by Google with 23% and Yahoo! with 21%. In 2005 Baidu surged ahead with 50% of the revenues, followed by Google and Yahoo! with 16% both.