Wikinews Report Card: summaries for 18 languages

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English Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 8,376,953 -- --

Article Count 20,202 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,408 -36% -12%

Active Editors 21 +24% +91%

Very Active Editors 3 -25% +0%

New Editors 7 +250% +600%

Speakers 1,500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 8.4 million per month = 279 thousand per day = 12 thousand per hour = 194 per minute = 3 per second

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

German Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 1,879,919 -- --

Article Count 12,789 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 143 -87% -54%

Active Editors 8 -50% -20%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 185,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 1.9 million per month = 63 thousand per day = 2.6 thousand per hour = 44 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

French Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 801,817 -- --

Article Count 14,676 +13% +1%

New Articles per Day 4 --     --    

Edits per Month 873 -12% +99%

Active Editors 20 +18% +54%

Very Active Editors 1 -50% +0%

New Editors 5 +67% +150%

Speakers 200,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 802 thousand per month = 27 thousand per day = 1.1 thousand per hour = 19 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Spanish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 609,139 -- --

Article Count 8,607 +9% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 393 -78% -28%

Active Editors 12 -40% -25%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% -100%

New Editors 1 -80% +0%

Speakers 500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 609 thousand per month = 20 thousand per day = 846 per hour = 14 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Russian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 606,171 -- --

Article Count 6,695 +35% +2%

New Articles per Day 6 --     --    

Edits per Month 2,506 +1% +12%

Active Editors 19 +12% +46%

Very Active Editors 3 +50% +0%

New Editors 1 +0% -67%

Speakers 278,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 606 thousand per month = 20 thousand per day = 842 per hour = 14 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Polish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 384,637 -- --

Article Count 13,658 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 231 -73% +172%

Active Editors 8 -20% +167%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 5 +400% --    

Speakers 43,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 385 thousand per month = 13 thousand per day = 534 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Italian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 378,072 -- --

Article Count 9,169 +4% +1%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 247 -46% +3%

Active Editors 8 -27% +14%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 +0% -50%

Speakers 70,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 378 thousand per month = 13 thousand per day = 525 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Portuguese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 311,690 -- --

Article Count 8,049 +5% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 115 +1% +7%

Active Editors 2 -33% -50%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 290,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 312 thousand per month = 10 thousand per day = 433 per hour = 7 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Japanese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 260,316 -- --

Article Count 3,704 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 93 -22% -13%

Active Editors 2 -50% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 132,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 260 thousand per month = 8.7 thousand per day = 362 per hour = 6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Serbian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 256,424 -- --

Article Count 75,757 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 130 -75% -37%

Active Editors 2 +100% -33%

Very Active Editors 1 +0% +0%

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 256 thousand per month = 8.5 thousand per day = 356 per hour = 6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Arabic Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 147,018 -- --

Article Count 1,547 +16% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 38 -85% +0%

Active Editors 1 -50% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 1 +0% +0%

Speakers 530,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 147 thousand per month = 4.9 thousand per day = 204 per hour = 3 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Catalan Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 118,348 -- --

Article Count 2,010 +35% +2%

New Articles per Day 2 --     --    

Edits per Month 170 -2% -2%

Active Editors 2 +100% +100%

Very Active Editors 1 +0% +0%

New Editors 1 --     --    

Speakers 9,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


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

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Czech Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 107,290 -- --

Article Count 2,182 +16% +1%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 143 -41% +921%

Active Editors 4 -33% +300%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 -50% --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.3 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 107 thousand per month = 3.6 thousand per day = 149 per hour = 2.5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Tamil Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 84,143 -- --

Article Count 2,993 +18% +1%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 161 -5% -16%

Active Editors 4 +0% -20%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 66,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


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

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Ukrainian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 82,262 -- --

Article Count 1,398 +80% +2%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 81 -78% -8%

Active Editors 6 -25% +50%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 -100% --    

Speakers 45,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 82 thousand per month = 2.7 thousand per day = 114 per hour = 1.9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Korean Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 71,249 -- --

Article Count 384 +37% +2%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 59 +157% -86%

Active Editors 3 +200% -57%

Very Active Editors 0 --     -100%

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 78,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 71 thousand per month = 2.4 thousand per day = 99 per hour = 1.6 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Finnish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 68,299 -- --

Article Count 1,235 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 13 -59% +1200%

Active Editors 1 -50% --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% --    

Speakers 6,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


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

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 2014

 

Hebrew Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 53,189 -- --

Article Count 1,073 +4% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 105 +1% -17%

Active Editors 1 -50% -67%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 5,300,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 53 thousand per month = 1.8 thousand per day = 74 per hour = 1.2 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 30 March 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).