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Audience/target industry for the Open Source Development

Open source is targeted for development of tools and software’s for the developers. The results below show that 31% of open source projects have a target audience as developers. These projects mainly deal with producing easy to use applications for software development like Eclipse, SVN. CVS etc...
Second in the list is the desktop applications for end-users which has about 26% share. These applications which may serve as a substitute for commercial licenses software’s are targeted at the end user. Examples in this category include Open Office, R, and Weka.
Interestingly there are some applications which have audiences in area of religion, legal industry and education. A list of top 20 audience/target industry for open source projects is summarized below.

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