50 Top and most popular drupal modules (projects)

Here is the list of top 50 drupal modules by average monthly downloads. This data is as of 2009. With Drupal's popularity increasing the download data may vary. But the top downloaded modules are not likely to change much.

 
Drupal Module / Theme
Average monthly Downloads
1.    
300,000
2.    
280,000
3.    
250,000
4.    
210,000
5.    
140,000
6.    
140,000
7.    
130,000
8.    
130,000
9.    
120,000
10.                 
120,000
11.                 
120,000
12.                 
120,000
13.                 
115,000
14.                 
115,000
15.                 
115,000
16.                 
100,000
17.                 
100,000
18.                 
80,000
19.                 
80,000
20.                 
80,000
21.                 
78,000
22.                 
77,000
23.                 
64,000
24.                 
60,000
25.                 
60,000
26.                 
58,000
27.                 
58,000
28.                 
56,000
29.                 
56,000
30.                 
52,000
31.                 
52,000
32.                 
52,000
33.                 
52,000
34.                 
51,000
35.                 
51,000
36.                 
50,000
37.                 
50,000
38.                 
40,000
39.                 
40,000
40.                 
40,000
41.                 
40,000
42.                 
40,000
43.                 
40,000
44.                 
36,000
45.                 
36,000
46.                 
32,000
47.                 
32,000
48.                 
30,000
49.                 
28,000
50.                 
27,000

Acquia Marina is the most downloaded Drupal Theme.

Comments

Anyhow, this list isn't really ordered in any fashion other than the order that I think of ten "can't live without modules". Now -- there are many modules that have dropped my jaw that I haven't included. But that is still because I can still live without the majority of those modules.

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