Wikinews Report Card: summaries for 19 languages

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English Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 31,172,914 -- --

Article Count 20,436 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 754 -30% -36%

Active Editors 10 -33% -38%

Very Active Editors 1 +0% -67%

New Editors 1 +0% -67%

Speakers 1,500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 31.2 million per month = 1.0 million per day = 43 thousand per hour = 722 per minute = 12 per second

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

French Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 1,035,578 -- --

Article Count 15,660 +10% +1%

New Articles per Day 3 --     --    

Edits per Month 646 -72% -27%

Active Editors 18 +6% +0%

Very Active Editors 2 -33% +0%

New Editors 4 +33% +100%

Speakers 200,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 1.0 million per month = 35 thousand per day = 1.4 thousand per hour = 24 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Spanish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 1,084,571 -- --

Article Count 9,278 +10% +2%

New Articles per Day 5 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,000 +171% -17%

Active Editors 9 -25% -10%

Very Active Editors 2 --     -33%

New Editors 2 +0% --    

Speakers 500,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 1.1 million per month = 36 thousand per day = 1.5 thousand per hour = 25 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

German Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 1,918,335 -- --

Article Count 12,956 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 494 +24% -50%

Active Editors 11 +0% +38%

Very Active Editors 2 +100% -33%

New Editors 2 --     +0%

Speakers 185,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 1.9 million per month = 64 thousand per day = 2.7 thousand per hour = 44 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Russian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 641,943 -- --

Article Count 8,033 +31% +1%

New Articles per Day 3 --     --    

Edits per Month 949 +70% -32%

Active Editors 16 +78% +60%

Very Active Editors 1 -50% -50%

New Editors 4 +33% +300%

Speakers 278,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 642 thousand per month = 21 thousand per day = 892 per hour = 15 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Polish Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 477,915 -- --

Article Count 13,793 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 155 +99% -56%

Active Editors 8 +167% +14%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 43,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 478 thousand per month = 16 thousand per day = 664 per hour = 11 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Italian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 410,030 -- --

Article Count 9,407 +5% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 143 -77% +24%

Active Editors 5 -58% +25%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 1 -67% --    

Speakers 70,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.1 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 410 thousand per month = 14 thousand per day = 569 per hour = 9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Portuguese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 294,962 -- --

Article Count 8,838 +12% +4%

New Articles per Day 12 --     --    

Edits per Month 650 +44% +26%

Active Editors 5 +400% -17%

Very Active Editors 3 --     +50%

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 290,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 295 thousand per month = 9.8 thousand per day = 410 per hour = 7 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Chinese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 479,619 -- --

Article Count 4,924 +2% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 19 -47% +280%

Active Editors 2 +0% --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 1 +0% --    

Speakers 1,300,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 480 thousand per month = 16 thousand per day = 666 per hour = 11 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Serbian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 234,829 -- --

Article Count 75,990 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 111 -55% +236%

Active Editors 3 +0% +50%

Very Active Editors 0 -100% --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 235 thousand per month = 7.8 thousand per day = 326 per hour = 5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Japanese Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 195,147 -- --

Article Count 3,483 +5% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 120 +145% -57%

Active Editors 3 +50% -40%

Very Active Editors 0 --     -100%

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 132,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 195 thousand per month = 6.5 thousand per day = 271 per hour = 5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Catalan Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 102,815 -- --

Article Count 2,433 +32% +4%

New Articles per Day 3 --     --    

Edits per Month 1,438 +108% +187%

Active Editors 2 +0% +100%

Very Active Editors 2 +100% +100%

New Editors 1 --     --    

Speakers 9,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.2 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 103 thousand per month = 3.4 thousand per day = 143 per hour = 2.4 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Czech Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 80,680 -- --

Article Count 2,465 +17% +1%

New Articles per Day 1 --     --    

Edits per Month 809 +1248% +678%

Active Editors 6 +500% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     -100%

Speakers 12,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.5 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 81 thousand per month = 2.7 thousand per day = 112 per hour = 1.9 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Persian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 73,235 -- --

Article Count 1,453 +3% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 14 +100% +27%

Active Editors 1 +0% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 107,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 73 thousand per month = 2.4 thousand per day = 102 per hour = 1.7 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Turkish Wikinews

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 Turkish Wikinews at a glance October 2014  
top ⇐ Data Yearly change Monthly change

Page Views per Month 59,615 -- --

Article Count 1,081 +2% +1%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 68 +100% +1033%

Active Editors 2 +0% --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 2 +100% --    

Speakers 70,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 60 thousand per month = 2.0 thousand per day = 83 per hour = 1.4 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Ukrainian Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 50,571 -- --

Article Count 1,502 +16% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 22 -75% -68%

Active Editors 1 -83% --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% --    

Speakers 45,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 51 thousand per month = 1.7 thousand per day = 70 per hour = 1.2 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Tamil Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 64,501 -- --

Article Count 3,127 +10% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 10 -93% -96%

Active Editors 0 -100% -100%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% -100%

Speakers 66,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 65 thousand per month = 2.2 thousand per day = 90 per hour = 1.5 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Hebrew Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 52,109 -- --

Article Count 1,074 +1% +0%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 29 +1350% +1350%

Active Editors 2 --     --    

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 -100% --    

Speakers 5,300,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.4 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 52 thousand per month = 1.7 thousand per day = 72 per hour = 1.2 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 2014

 

Korean Wikinews

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

Page Views per Month 49,709 -- --

Article Count 434 +46% +2%

New Articles per Day 0 --     --    

Edits per Month 33 -18% -13%

Active Editors 1 -67% +0%

Very Active Editors 0 --     --    

New Editors 0 --     --    

Speakers 78,000,000 --     --    

Editors per Million Speakers 0.0 --     --    

 

 

 

 


page views: 50 thousand per month = 1.7 thousand per day = 69 per hour = 1.2 per minute

Sources stats.wikimedia.org / Wikipedia / Published 1 December 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).