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Top 200 most common passwords

It’s that time of the year again when we get to see whether people are using the same weak passwords. Here are the top 200 most common passwords according to the 2021 research. The list details how many times a certain password was used and how long it would take to crack it. Explore it now.

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Methodology

The list of passwords was compiled in partnership with independent researchers specializing in research of cybersecurity incidents. They evaluated a 4TB database.

50 countries

Researchers classified the data into various verticals, which allowed them to perform a statistical analysis based on countries and gender.

Gender comparison

With regard to the gender vertical, the researched data was classified by gender only if it included a gender key. If it didn't contain the data key, it was classified as “unknown”.

Countries most affected by data leaks

Discover which country had the most passwords leaked according to this research and compare countries and continents.

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Compare the most common passwords

With regard to the gender vertical, the researched data was classified by gender only if it included a gender key. If it didn’t contain the data key, it was classified as "unknown".

Fun facts

Women
Men

iloveyou is used more by women

In the US, more women (222,287) used "iloveyou" than men (96,785).

Women
Men

Hockey - Canada’s top sports-related password

Hockey was used more by men (26,055) than by women (8,324).

Metallica
Slipknot

Battle of the bands

Among men, Metallica (88,543) outranked Slipknot (75,204).

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