BY THE WAY by RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS sales and awards

BY THE WAY by RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS has sold 7,640,368 copies in 33 countries. The album sold best in United Kingdom (2,100,000 copies), United States (2,000,000 copies) and Germany (750,000 copies).

SALES RANKINGS

BY THE WAY certifications and sales

Country / region Sales Certification / source Certification date / sales as of
Argentina 40,000 1x Platinum 1 July, 2002
Argentina
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 1 July, 2002
Australia 350,000 5x Platinum SEPTEMBER 2005
Australia
Sales: 350,000
Certification / note: 5x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: SEPTEMBER 2005
Austria 40,000 1x Platinum 11 September, 2002
Austria
Sales: 40,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 11 September, 2002
Belgium 25,000 1x Gold
Belgium
Sales: 25,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of:
Brazil 250,000 2x Platinum 2003
Brazil
Sales: 250,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2003
Canada 200,000 2x Platinum 2002
Canada
Sales: 200,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2002
Chilie 20,000 1x Gold
Chilie
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of:
Croatia 5,000 1x Gold 2005
Croatia
Sales: 5,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2005
Czech Republic 10,000 1x Platinum
Czech Republic
Sales: 10,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Denmark 50,000 1x Platinum 2002
Denmark
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2002
Finland 30,000 IFPI Finland
Finland
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: IFPI Finland
Certification Date / sales as of:
France 300,000 1x Platinum 8 July, 2003
France
Sales: 300,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 8 July, 2003
Germany 750,000 5x Gold 2019
Germany
Sales: 750,000
Certification / note: 5x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2019
Grecce 30,000 1x Platinum
Grecce
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Hong Kong 20,000 1x Platinum
Hong Kong
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Hungary 15,000 1x Gold 2002
Hungary
Sales: 15,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2002
Indonesia 100,000 2x Platinum
Indonesia
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Ireland 90,000 6x Platinum
Ireland
Sales: 90,000
Certification / note: 6x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Italy 325,000 3x Platinum + 1x Gold (Sales since 2009) 2020
Italy
Sales: 325,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum + 1x Gold (Sales since 2009)
Certification Date / sales as of: 2020
Japan 400,000 2x Platinum August 2002
Japan
Sales: 400,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: August 2002
Korea 12,868 RIAK / Gaon charts
Korea
Sales: 12,868
Certification / note: RIAK / Gaon charts
Certification Date / sales as of:
Netherlands 80,000 1x Platinum 2002
Netherlands
Sales: 80,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2002
New Zealand 30,000 2x Platinum
New Zealand
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Poland 20,000 1x Gold 2002
Poland
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of: 2002
Portugal 20,000 1x Platinum
Portugal
Sales: 20,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Singapore 7,500 1x Gold
Singapore
Sales: 7,500
Certification / note: 1x Gold
Certification Date / sales as of:
Spain 100,000 1x Platinum 2002
Spain
Sales: 100,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2002
Sweden 60,000 1x Platinum 28 January,2003
Sweden
Sales: 60,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 28 January,2003
Switzerland 80,000 2x Platinum 2003
Switzerland
Sales: 80,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2003
Taiwan 30,000 1x Platinum
Taiwan
Sales: 30,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
Thailand 50,000 1x Platinum
Thailand
Sales: 50,000
Certification / note: 1x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of:
United Kingdom 2,100,000 7x Platinum 25 January,2019
United Kingdom
Sales: 2,100,000
Certification / note: 7x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 25 January,2019
United States 2,000,000 2x Platinum 19 October, 2007
United States
Sales: 2,000,000
Certification / note: 2x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 19 October, 2007
Europe (IFPI) 3,000,000 3x Platinum 2003
Europe (IFPI)
Sales: 3,000,000
Certification / note: 3x Platinum
Certification Date / sales as of: 2003
Total sales 7,640,368 (in 33 countries)
Total
Sales: 7,640,368
(in 33 countries)

Decade-end chart performance for BY THE WAY

Chart 2000'sRankSales
Australian Albums (ARIA)
53 >350,000
UK Albums (Music Week)
28