jQuery append vs html vs innerHTML list performance

JavaScript performance comparison

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Preparation code

<script src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js">
</script>
<div id="list">
</div>
      
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
  var len = 20;
  var html = '';
  for (var i = 0; i < len; i++) {
    html += '<div>Test ' + i + '</div>';
  }

};

Benchmark.prototype.teardown = function() {
  document.getElementById('list').innerHtml = '';

};
</script>

Preparation code output

<div id="list"> </div>

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Test Ops/sec
jquery .append()
$('#list').append(html);
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jQuery .html()
$('#list').html(html);
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javascript innerHTML
var list = document.getElementById('list');
list.innerHTML += html;
pending…

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