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 English Wikipedia at a glance February 2014  
  Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 9,543,132,908 -- --

Article Count 4,536,664 +8% +1%

New Articles per Day 982 --     --    

Edits per Month 2,855,845 -27% -12%

Active Editors 30,233 -3% -7%

Very Active Editors 2,976 -3% -8%

New Editors 5,858 -7% -8%

Speakers 1,500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 20 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 9,543 million per month = 318 million per day = 13.3 million per hour = 221 thousand per minute = 3.7 thousand per second
Jan 2014: NEW trend lines have been added for views to mobile site and overall total.
Earlier this plot only showed views to the non mobile site, without mentioning this explicitly. Our apologies for any confusion caused.

 

Definitions

Metrics are about proper articles only (aka 'real' content or namespace 0 pages), not discussion/help/project pages, etc.

Page Views 1
Article Count 1
An article is defined as any 'real' content page which contains at least one link to any other page
New Articles per Day
Edits per Month
Edits per Month
Active Editors
Registered (and signed in) users who made 5 or more edits in a month
Very Active Editors
Registered (and signed in) users who made 100 or more edits in a month
New Editors
Registered (and signed in) users who completed their all time 10th edit in this month
Speakers 1
Includes secondary language speakers. Data are from the English Wikipedia page on English.
Editors per Million Speakers 1
aka Participation Rate.
1 For language/project comparisons see also Wikipedia sitemap and new WMF Report Card (beta).

Published 2 April 2014  /   See Also Detailed trends for English Wikipedia  /   Stats for all Wikipedias  /   Wikistats portal