Wikimedia Traffic Analysis Report - Wikipedia Page Edits Per Country - Overview

 This analysis is based on a 1:1000 sampled server log (squids) . Period 2011/01 - 2011/03

 Page Views Per Country - Overview / Breakdown / Trends,    Page Views Per Wikipedia Language - Breakdown

 Page Edits Per Country - Overview / Breakdown / Trends,    Page Edits Per Wikipedia Language - Breakdown

 WMF traffic logging service suffered from server capacity problems from Nov 2009 till July 2010 and again in Aug/Sep/Oct 2011.
 Data loss only occurred during peak hours. It therefore may have had somewhat different impact for traffic from different parts of the world.

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Countries by population - English Wikipedia

Internet penetration (% of population) - English Wikipedia

Global North South - English Wikipedia
absolute count and percentage of world population

absolute count and percentage of country population
Monthly Page Edits
N/Sabsolute count and edits per internet usershare of global total

note:blue and red bars have different scale

All countries inWorld 6757 M100%1734 M26%7.0 M0.0040100% 
All countries inGlobal North 1285 M19.0%798 M62%5.8 M0.007383.0%
All countries inGlobal South 5471 M81.0%935 M17%1.2 M0.001317.0%
All countries inAfrica 994 M14.7%67 M7%38 K0.00060.5%
All countries inAsia 4066 M60.2%823 M20%1.1 M0.001315.2%
All countries inAustralia 22 M0.3%17 M77%123 K0.00721.8%
All countries inEurope 740 M11.0%391 M53%3.8 M0.009754.2%
All countries inCentral-America 82 M1.2%15 M18%26 K0.00180.4%
All countries inNorth-America 450 M6.7%281 M62%1.6 M0.005622.4%
All countries inSouth-America 388 M5.7%136 M35%356 K0.00265.1%
All countries inOceania 14 M0.2%3.8 M28%31 K0.00840.4%
United States North-AmericaN308 M4.6%228 M74%1.3 M0.005518.0%
Germany EuropeN82 M1.2%54 M66%544 K0.01007.8%
United Kingdom EuropeN62 M0.9%47 M75%477 K0.01026.8%
France EuropeN65 M1.0%43 M66%411 K0.00955.9%
Italy EuropeN60 M0.9%30 M50%385 K0.01285.5%
Russia EuropeN142 M2.1%45 M32%304 K0.00674.3%
Japan AsiaN128 M1.9%96 M75%297 K0.00314.2%
Spain EuropeN46 M0.7%29 M63%273 K0.00943.9%
Canada North-AmericaN34 M0.5%25 M74%227 K0.00903.2%
Poland EuropeN38 M0.6%20 M53%168 K0.00842.4%
Brazil South-AmericaS192 M2.8%68 M35%164 K0.00242.3%
Netherlands EuropeN17 M0.2%14 M86%148 K0.01042.1%
Australia AustraliaN22 M0.3%17 M77%123 K0.00721.8%
Sweden EuropeN9.3 M0.1%8.1 M87%120 K0.01481.7%
Ukraine EuropeN46 M0.7%10 M23%118 K0.01141.7%
India AsiaS1176 M17.4%81 M7%116 K0.00141.7%
Belgium EuropeN11 M0.2%7.3 M67%83 K0.01131.2%
Norway EuropeN4.9 M0.07%4.2 M87%82 K0.01941.2%
Mexico North-AmericaS108 M1.6%28 M26%79 K0.00291.1%
South Korea AsiaN48 M0.7%37 M78%76 K0.00201.1%
Israel AsiaS7.5 M0.1%5.8 M77%71 K0.01231.0%
Taiwan AsiaS23 M0.3%15 M66%68 K0.00451.0%
Argentina South-AmericaS40 M0.6%20 M50%66 K0.00330.9%
Turkey AsiaS72 M1.1%26 M37%64 K0.00240.9%
Czech Republic EuropeN11 M0.2%6.0 M57%62 K0.01020.9%
Finland EuropeN5.4 M0.08%4.4 M82%61 K0.01400.9%
Hungary EuropeN10 M0.1%5.9 M59%58 K0.00990.8%
Switzerland EuropeN7.8 M0.1%5.7 M74%57 K0.00990.8%
Austria EuropeN8.4 M0.1%5.9 M71%49 K0.00830.7%
Hong Kong AsiaS7.0 M0.1%4.9 M70%47 K0.00960.7%
Chile South-AmericaS17 M0.3%8.4 M49%43 K0.00510.6%
Denmark EuropeN5.5 M0.08%4.6 M84%40 K0.00860.6%
Philippines AsiaS92 M1.4%24 M26%40 K0.00170.6%
Indonesia AsiaS231 M3.4%30 M13%39 K0.00130.6%
Portugal EuropeN11 M0.2%4.5 M42%36 K0.00800.5%
Romania EuropeN21 M0.3%7.4 M35%35 K0.00480.5%
Bulgaria EuropeN7.6 M0.1%2.6 M35%34 K0.01280.5%
Ireland EuropeN4.5 M0.07%2.8 M63%32 K0.01140.5%
China AsiaS1335 M19.8%360 M27%32 K0.00010.5%
New Zealand OceaniaN4.4 M0.06%3.4 M77%31 K0.00930.4%
Greece EuropeN11 M0.2%4.9 M44%31 K0.00640.4%
Colombia South-AmericaS45 M0.7%20 M44%29 K0.00140.4%
Thailand AsiaS63 M0.9%16 M25%28 K0.00170.4%
Vietnam AsiaS86 M1.3%22 M26%27 K0.00120.4%
Malaysia AsiaS28 M0.4%17 M60%27 K0.00160.4%
Serbia EuropeN9.8 M0.1%3.3 M34%25 K0.00770.4%
Belarus EuropeN9.7 M0.1%3.1 M32%23 K0.00750.3%
Estonia EuropeN1.3 M0.02%888 K66%22 K0.02440.3%
Saudi Arabia AsiaS26 M0.4%7.7 M30%20 K0.00260.3%
Peru South-AmericaS29 M0.4%7.6 M26%19 K0.00250.3%
Iran AsiaS74 M1.1%32 M43%19 K0.00060.3%
Slovakia EuropeN5.4 M0.08%3.6 M66%18 K0.00500.3%
Azerbaijan AsiaS8.9 M0.1%1.5 M17%17 K0.01140.2%
Croatia EuropeN4.4 M0.07%2.2 M51%16 K0.00730.2%
Lithuania EuropeN3.3 M0.05%2.1 M63%16 K0.00760.2%
Pakistan AsiaS168 M2.5%18 M11%15 K0.00080.2%
Latvia EuropeN2.2 M0.03%1.4 M61%14 K0.01020.2%
Egypt AfricaS78 M1.2%13 M16%13 K0.00100.2%
Slovenia EuropeN2.1 M0.03%1.3 M63%13 K0.01000.2%
Venezuela South-AmericaS29 M0.4%7.6 M26%13 K0.00170.2%
Georgia AsiaS4.4 M0.06%1.0 M23%12 K0.01170.2%
Uruguay South-AmericaS3.4 M0.05%1.3 M40%8 K0.00620.1%
Macedonia EuropeN2.0 M0.03%1.1 M54%8 K0.00760.1%
Ecuador South-AmericaS14 M0.2%1.8 M12%7 K0.00400.1%
Singapore AsiaS5.0 M0.07%3.4 M68%7 K0.00200.10%
Luxembourg EuropeN502 K0.007%387 K77%6 K0.01640.09%
Bangladesh AsiaS162 M2.4%556 K0%6 K0.01140.09%
Dominican Republic Central-AmericaS10 M0.1%3.0 M30%6 K0.00200.09%
Morocco AfricaS32 M0.5%10 M32%6 K0.00060.08%
Sri Lanka AsiaS20 M0.3%1.2 M6%5 K0.00460.08%
Iceland EuropeN318 K0.005%320 K101%5 K0.01560.07%
Guatemala Central-AmericaS14 M0.2%2.0 M14%5 K0.00260.07%
Kazakhstan AsiaS16 M0.2%2.3 M15%5 K0.00220.07%
Kuwait AsiaS3.0 M0.04%1.0 M34%5 K0.00500.07%
South Africa AfricaS49 M0.7%4.6 M9%5 K0.00110.07%
Paraguay South-AmericaS6.3 M0.09%894 K14%5 K0.00520.07%
Bosnia and Herzegovina EuropeN3.8 M0.06%1.4 M38%5 K0.00320.07%
Costa Rica Central-AmericaS4.6 M0.07%1.5 M32%4 K0.00300.06%
Moldova EuropeN3.6 M0.05%850 K24%4 K0.00510.06%
Algeria AfricaS35 M0.5%4.1 M12%3 K0.00080.05%
Nepal AsiaS29 M0.4%499 K2%3 K0.00600.04%
Bolivia South-AmericaS9.9 M0.1%1.0 M10%3 K0.00300.04%
Puerto Rico Central-AmericaS4.0 M0.06%1.0 M25%3 K0.00270.04%
Armenia AsiaS3.2 M0.05%191 K6%3 K0.01400.04%
Tunisia AfricaS10 M0.2%2.8 M27%3 K0.00100.04%
Lebanon AsiaS4.2 M0.06%945 K22%3 K0.00280.04%
Cyprus EuropeN802 K0.01%335 K42%2 K0.00700.03%
Montenegro EuropeN624 K0.009%294 K47%2 K0.00790.03%
Jordan AsiaS6.3 M0.09%1.5 M24%2 K0.00160.03%
Qatar AsiaS1.4 M0.02%436 K31%2 K0.00460.03%
Macau AsiaS541 K0.008%259 K48%2 K0.00770.03%
Mauritius AfricaS1.3 M0.02%380 K30%2 K0.00440.02%
El Salvador Central-AmericaS6.2 M0.09%826 K13%2 K0.00200.02%
Nicaragua Central-AmericaS5.7 M0.08%185 K3%2 K0.00900.02%
Malta EuropeN416 K0.006%200 K48%2 K0.00830.02%
Trinidad and Tobago Central-AmericaS1.3 M0.02%227 K17%1 K0.00590.02%
United Arab Emirates AsiaS4.6 M0.07%2.9 M64%1 K0.00050.02%
Iraq AsiaS31 M0.5%300 K1%1 K0.00440.02%
Panama Central-AmericaS3.5 M0.05%934 K27%1 K0.00140.02%
Nigeria AfricaS155 M2.3%11 M7%1 K0.00010.01%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Central-AmericaS109 K0.002%66 K61%1 K0.01520.01%
Mongolia AsiaS2.7 M0.04%330 K12%1 K0.00300.01%
Albania EuropeN3.2 M0.05%750 K24%1 K0.00130.01%
Isle of Man EuropeN80 K0.001%..0%666..0.010%
Honduras Central-AmericaS7.5 M0.1%658 K9%6660.00100.010%
Tanzania AfricaS44 M0.6%520 K1%6660.00130.010%
Gibraltar EuropeN31 K0.0005%10 K32%6660.06760.010%
Côte d'Ivoire AfricaS21 M0.3%660 K3%6660.00100.010%
Oman AsiaS2.8 M0.04%465 K16%6660.00140.010%
Cameroon AfricaS20 M0.3%725 K4%6660.00090.010%
Libya AfricaS6.4 M0.10%323 K5%6660.00210.010%
Palestine AsiaS3.8 M0.06%355 K9%6660.00190.010%
Uzbekistan AsiaS27 M0.4%2.5 M9%3330.00010.005%
Bahrain AsiaS791 K0.01%403 K51%3330.00080.005%
Cambodia AsiaS15 M0.2%74 K0%3330.00450.005%
Mozambique AfricaS20 M0.3%350 K2%3330.00100.005%
Guernsey EuropeN62 K0.0009%46 K75%3330.00720.005%
Timor-Leste AsiaS.. ....333..0.005%
Dem. Rep. of Congo AfricaS66 M1.0%290 K0%3330.00110.005%
Madagascar AfricaS20 M0.3%316 K2%3330.00110.005%
Barbados South-AmericaS256 K0.004%188 K73%3330.00180.005%
Bahamas North-AmericaN342 K0.005%142 K42%3330.00230.005%
Cuba Central-AmericaS11 M0.2%1.5 M13%3330.00020.005%
Sudan AfricaS39 M0.6%4.2 M11%3330.00010.005%
Cape Verde AfricaS506 K0.007%103 K20%3330.00320.005%
San Marino EuropeS31 K0.0005%17 K55%3330.01960.005%
Brunei AsiaS400 K0.006%217 K54%3330.00150.005%
Angola AfricaS18 M0.3%550 K3%3330.00060.005%
Dominica Central-AmericaS67 K0.0010%28 K41%3330.01210.005%
Ghana AfricaS24 M0.4%997 K4%3330.00030.005%
Faroe Islands EuropeN49 K0.0007%38 K77%3330.00890.005%
Zambia AfricaS13 M0.2%700 K5%3330.00050.005%

Countries are only included if the number of page edits in the period exceeds 100,000 (100 matching records in 1:1000 sampled log)
Page edits by bots are not included. Also all ip addresses that occur more than once on a given day are discarded for that day.
A few false negatives are taken for granted. Country meta data collected from English Wikipedia (population, internet users)).

Generated on Mon, Nov 14, 2011 7:40
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