Number of ebay customers (active buyers)

Number of active buyers on ebay 2005-2018

Numbers are in millions.

YearCustomers/active buyers (millions)
2018179
2017170
2016167
2015162
2014155
2013128
2012112
2011106
201094.5
200990.1
200886.3
200783.2
200682
200572

The number of active buyers/customers on ebay increased to 179 million in 2018 from 170 million in 2017. The number of live listigns globally also increased to over one billion in 2018.

(The term “active buyer” means, as of any date, all buyers who successfully closed a transaction on ebay's Marketplace or StubHub platforms within the previous 12-month period.)

Ebay Annual Reports.