Wikinews Report Card: summaries for 25 languages

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English Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 14,914,235 -- --

Article Count 20,399 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,482 -56% +40%

Active Editors 15 -32% +36%

Very Active Editors 2 -60% +100%

New Editors 3 -50% +0%

Speakers 1,500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 14.9 million per month = 497 thousand per day = 21 thousand per hour = 345 per minute = 6 per second

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

German Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 2,752,005 -- --

Article Count 12,895 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 655 +49% +128%

Active Editors 11 -27% +83%

Very Active Editors 2 --     --    

New Editors 1 -75% --    

Speakers 185,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 2.8 million per month = 92 thousand per day = 3.8 thousand per hour = 64 per minute = 1.1 per second

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Spanish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 1,117,450 -- --

Article Count 8,919 +6% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 243 -96% -78%

Active Editors 8 -50% -47%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% -100%

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 1.1 million per month = 37 thousand per day = 1.6 thousand per hour = 26 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

French Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 819,796 -- --

Article Count 15,365 +10% +1%

New Articles per Day 3 --     --    

Edits per Month 700 -19% +47%

Active Editors 14 -33% +0%

Very Active Editors 1 +0% --    

New Editors 3 -25% -25%

Speakers 200,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 820 thousand per month = 27 thousand per day = 1.1 thousand per hour = 19 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Russian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 792,747 -- --

Article Count 7,864 +30% +2%

New Articles per Day 4 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,670 +100% -39%

Active Editors 15 +50% +36%

Very Active Editors 1 -50% -50%

New Editors 1 -50% -67%

Speakers 278,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 793 thousand per month = 26 thousand per day = 1.1 thousand per hour = 18 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Polish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 532,794 -- --

Article Count 13,744 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 235 +12% +27%

Active Editors 5 -44% +25%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 +0% +0%

Speakers 43,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 533 thousand per month = 18 thousand per day = 740 per hour = 12 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Italian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 370,611 -- --

Article Count 9,360 +6% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 86 +10% -46%

Active Editors 6 +0% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 --     --    

Speakers 70,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 371 thousand per month = 12 thousand per day = 515 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Chinese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 398,832 -- --

Article Count 4,917 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 70 -77% -19%

Active Editors 3 +0% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 1,300,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 399 thousand per month = 13 thousand per day = 554 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Portuguese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 284,898 -- --

Article Count 8,257 +5% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 74 +14% +28%

Active Editors 3 +50% -25%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 --     --    

Speakers 290,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 285 thousand per month = 9.5 thousand per day = 396 per hour = 7 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Serbian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 220,691 -- --

Article Count 75,935 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 68 -84% -47%

Active Editors 2 +0% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 221 thousand per month = 7.4 thousand per day = 307 per hour = 5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Japanese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 256,826 -- --

Article Count 3,454 +5% +1%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 598 +767% +25%

Active Editors 4 +300% +0%

Very Active Editors 1 --     +0%

New Editors 1 +0% --    

Speakers 132,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 257 thousand per month = 8.6 thousand per day = 357 per hour = 6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Arabic Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 152,672 -- --

Article Count 1,601 +6% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 14 -92% -68%

Active Editors 1 -80% -67%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 530,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 153 thousand per month = 5.1 thousand per day = 212 per hour = 4 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Catalan Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 119,810 -- --

Article Count 2,295 +31% +2%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,109 +374% +333%

Active Editors 1 -67% -80%

Very Active Editors 1 -50% +0%

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 9,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 120 thousand per month = 4.0 thousand per day = 166 per hour = 2.8 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Czech Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 102,586 -- --

Article Count 2,401 +15% +2%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 336 +2300% -48%

Active Editors 3 +200% +50%

Very Active Editors 1 --     +0%

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 103 thousand per month = 3.4 thousand per day = 142 per hour = 2.4 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Tamil Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 94,571 -- --

Article Count 3,116 +12% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 38 -78% -38%

Active Editors 2 -33% -33%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 66,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 95 thousand per month = 3.2 thousand per day = 131 per hour = 2.2 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Persian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 100,658 -- --

Article Count 1,448 +3% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 17 --     -41%

Active Editors 1 --     -50%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 107,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 101 thousand per month = 3.4 thousand per day = 140 per hour = 2.3 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Korean Wikinews

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 Korean Wikinews at a glance August 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 84,089 -- --

Article Count 412 +46% +4%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 99 +4850% +1000%

Active Editors 3 --     --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 2 --     --    

Speakers 78,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 84 thousand per month = 2.8 thousand per day = 117 per hour = 1.9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Ukrainian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 82,910 -- --

Article Count 1,498 +20% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 173 +41% +861%

Active Editors 4 -43% +300%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 45,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 83 thousand per month = 2.8 thousand per day = 115 per hour = 1.9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Greek Wikinews

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 Greek Wikinews at a glance August 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 80,153 -- --

Article Count 2,805 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 10 -92% +25%

Active Editors 0 -100% -100%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 15,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 80 thousand per month = 2.7 thousand per day = 111 per hour = 1.9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Finnish Wikinews

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 Finnish Wikinews at a glance August 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 68,477 -- --

Article Count 1,248 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 97 +1840% +1840%

Active Editors 0 --     --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 6,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 68 thousand per month = 2.3 thousand per day = 95 per hour = 1.6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Romanian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 79,733 -- --

Article Count 1,102 +1% -0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 89 +8800% +790%

Active Editors 1 --     +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 28,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 80 thousand per month = 2.7 thousand per day = 111 per hour = 1.8 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Hebrew Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 79,271 -- --

Article Count 1,075 +2% -0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 89 +1171% +493%

Active Editors 0 --     -100%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 5,300,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 79 thousand per month = 2.6 thousand per day = 110 per hour = 1.8 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Norwegian Wikinews

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 Norwegian Wikinews at a glance August 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 64,102 -- --

Article Count 610 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 73 +7200% --    

Active Editors 0 --     --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 4,700,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 64 thousand per month = 2.1 thousand per day = 89 per hour = 1.5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Bosnian Wikinews

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 Bosnian Wikinews at a glance August 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 61,329 -- --

Article Count 266 +0% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 56 --     --    

Active Editors 0 --     --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 2,700,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 61 thousand per month = 2.0 thousand per day = 85 per hour = 1.4 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 September 2014

 

Bulgarian Wikinews

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 Bulgarian Wikinews at a glance August 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 47,809 -- --

Article Count 1,563 +0% -0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 75 +838% --    

Active Editors 0 --     --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 48 thousand per month = 1.6 thousand per day = 66 per hour = 1.1 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 28 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).