100 million symbols downloaded
Since their first public release in 2003, more than 100 million symbols from the IAN symbol libraries
have been downloaded by users from 235 countries. Particularly popular has been the new SVG and PNG (raster) versions, facilitating more users with a variety of software packages to utilize the symbols. In the last 18 months since the release of the online conceptual diagram creator
, 11,000 symbols have been used by 1,300 people to create diagrams without the need for specialized vector graphics software.