Wikinews Report Card: summaries for 19 languages

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English Wikinews

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 English Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 28,095,532 -- --

Article Count 20,358 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,066 -5% -36%

Active Editors 11 -27% +0%

Very Active Editors 1 +0% -50%

New Editors 3 +200% -25%

Speakers 1,500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 28.1 million per month = 937 thousand per day = 39 thousand per hour = 650 per minute = 11 per second

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

German Wikinews

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 German Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 2,852,925 -- --

Article Count 12,849 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 289 -39% +59%

Active Editors 6 -50% -25%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 185,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 2.9 million per month = 95 thousand per day = 4.0 thousand per hour = 66 per minute = 1.1 per second

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Spanish Wikinews

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 Spanish Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 897,511 -- --

Article Count 8,883 +7% +1%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,098 -66% +11%

Active Editors 15 -12% +25%

Very Active Editors 1 -67% -50%

New Editors 2 +0% --    

Speakers 500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 898 thousand per month = 30 thousand per day = 1.2 thousand per hour = 21 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

French Wikinews

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 French Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 870,472 -- --

Article Count 15,269 +11% +0%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 475 -67% -51%

Active Editors 14 -33% -26%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% -100%

New Editors 4 +33% +0%

Speakers 200,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 870 thousand per month = 29 thousand per day = 1.2 thousand per hour = 20 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Russian Wikinews

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 Russian Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 557,873 -- --

Article Count 7,735 +30% +4%

New Articles per Day 9 --     --    

Edits per Month 2,727 +64% -23%

Active Editors 11 -27% -31%

Very Active Editors 2 +0% +0%

New Editors 3 +200% +200%

Speakers 278,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 558 thousand per month = 19 thousand per day = 775 per hour = 13 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Polish Wikinews

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 Polish Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 451,393 -- --

Article Count 13,736 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 195 -25% -16%

Active Editors 4 -60% -20%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 1 -50% +0%

Speakers 43,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 451 thousand per month = 15 thousand per day = 627 per hour = 10 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Chinese Wikinews

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 Chinese Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 371,454 -- --

Article Count 4,903 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 89 -92% +62%

Active Editors 3 -50% +50%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 1 -50% --    

Speakers 1,300,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 371 thousand per month = 12 thousand per day = 516 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Italian Wikinews

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 Italian Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 367,316 -- --

Article Count 9,348 +6% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 160 +10% +11%

Active Editors 6 +0% +20%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 70,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 367 thousand per month = 12 thousand per day = 510 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Portuguese Wikinews

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 Portuguese Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 275,960 -- --

Article Count 8,226 +5% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 59 -68% -34%

Active Editors 4 -20% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 290,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 276 thousand per month = 9.2 thousand per day = 383 per hour = 6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Japanese Wikinews

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 Japanese Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 268,496 -- --

Article Count 3,426 +4% +1%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 480 +1312% +11%

Active Editors 4 +300% +0%

Very Active Editors 1 --     +0%

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 132,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 268 thousand per month = 8.9 thousand per day = 373 per hour = 6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Serbian Wikinews

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 Serbian Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 188,241 -- --

Article Count 75,915 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 129 -72% +87%

Active Editors 2 -50% -33%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 188 thousand per month = 6.3 thousand per day = 261 per hour = 4 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Arabic Wikinews

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 Arabic Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 118,399 -- --

Article Count 1,600 +8% +1%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 44 -72% +42%

Active Editors 3 +0% +50%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 1 +0% -50%

Speakers 530,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 118 thousand per month = 3.9 thousand per day = 164 per hour = 2.7 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Catalan Wikinews

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 Catalan Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 108,278 -- --

Article Count 2,261 +33% +2%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 256 -4% +70%

Active Editors 5 +150% +400%

Very Active Editors 1 +0% +0%

New Editors 1 --     --    

Speakers 9,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.6 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 108 thousand per month = 3.6 thousand per day = 150 per hour = 2.5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Czech Wikinews

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 Czech Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 94,069 -- --

Article Count 2,350 +13% +1%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 645 +835% +10%

Active Editors 2 +0% -60%

Very Active Editors 1 --     +0%

New Editors 0 -100% --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 94 thousand per month = 3.1 thousand per day = 131 per hour = 2.2 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Persian Wikinews

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 Persian Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 85,232 -- --

Article Count 1,445 +3% +1%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 29 +142% +262%

Active Editors 2 +100% --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 107,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 85 thousand per month = 2.8 thousand per day = 118 per hour = 2.0 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Tamil Wikinews

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 Tamil Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 85,939 -- --

Article Count 3,111 +14% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 61 -65% -70%

Active Editors 3 -25% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 66,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 86 thousand per month = 2.9 thousand per day = 119 per hour = 2.0 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Ukrainian Wikinews

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 Ukrainian Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 73,756 -- --

Article Count 1,494 +23% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 18 -92% -62%

Active Editors 1 -90% -67%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 +0% +0%

Speakers 45,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 74 thousand per month = 2.5 thousand per day = 102 per hour = 1.7 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Hebrew Wikinews

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 Hebrew Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 54,878 -- --

Article Count 1,081 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 15 +88% -71%

Active Editors 1 +0% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 5,300,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 55 thousand per month = 1.8 thousand per day = 76 per hour = 1.3 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

Romanian Wikinews

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 Romanian Wikinews at a glance July 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 65,774 -- --

Article Count 1,103 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 10 -78% +900%

Active Editors 1 -50% --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 28,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 66 thousand per month = 2.2 thousand per day = 91 per hour = 1.5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 4 September 2014

 

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 for each language.
Editors per Million Speakers 1
aka Participation Rate.
1 For language/project comparisons see also Wikinews sitemap and new WMF Report Card (beta).