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

 This analysis is based on a 1:1000 sampled server log (squids) . Period 2011/07 - 2011/09

 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 6769 M100%1990 M29%5.8 M0.0029100% 
All countries inGlobal North 1290 M19.1%846 M66%4.7 M0.005580.9%
All countries inGlobal South 5480 M80.9%1144 M21%1.1 M0.001019.1%
All countries inAfrica 941 M13.9%132 M14%41 K0.00030.7%
All countries inAsia 4119 M60.8%913 M22%975 K0.001116.9%
All countries inAustralia 23 M0.3%16 M73%102 K0.00631.8%
All countries inEurope 739 M10.9%453 M61%3.0 M0.006752.4%
All countries inCentral-America 83 M1.2%17 M20%20 K0.00120.4%
All countries inNorth-America 460 M6.8%306 M67%1.3 M0.004121.8%
All countries inSouth-America 390 M5.8%149 M38%327 K0.00225.7%
All countries inOceania 14 M0.2%4.0 M28%26 K0.00650.4%
United States North-AmericaN313 M4.6%244 M78%1.0 M0.004217.8%
Germany EuropeN82 M1.2%67 M82%457 K0.00687.9%
United Kingdom EuropeN62 M0.9%53 M85%357 K0.00676.2%
France EuropeN66 M1.0%52 M79%345 K0.00666.0%
Italy EuropeN61 M0.9%33 M54%321 K0.00995.6%
Russia EuropeN143 M2.1%60 M42%266 K0.00444.6%
Japan AsiaN128 M1.9%102 M80%252 K0.00254.3%
Spain EuropeN46 M0.7%31 M67%200 K0.00653.5%
Canada North-AmericaN34 M0.5%28 M80%163 K0.00592.8%
Brazil South-AmericaS191 M2.8%82 M43%137 K0.00172.4%
Netherlands EuropeN17 M0.2%15 M90%129 K0.00862.2%
Poland EuropeN38 M0.6%24 M63%114 K0.00482.0%
Australia AustraliaN23 M0.3%16 M73%102 K0.00631.8%
India AsiaS1210 M17.9%88 M7%100 K0.00111.7%
Ukraine EuropeN46 M0.7%10 M23%95 K0.00911.6%
South Korea AsiaN48 M0.7%..0%77 K..1.3%
Sweden EuropeN9.5 M0.1%8.2 M86%76 K0.00931.3%
Belgium EuropeN11 M0.2%8.3 M76%73 K0.00881.3%
Mexico North-AmericaS112 M1.7%35 M31%69 K0.00201.2%
Israel AsiaS7.8 M0.1%4.9 M63%65 K0.01321.1%
Taiwan AsiaS23 M0.3%16 M71%58 K0.00351.0%
Argentina South-AmericaS40 M0.6%15 M37%57 K0.00391.0%
Norway EuropeN5.0 M0.07%4.4 M88%54 K0.01230.9%
Hong Kong AsiaS7.1 M0.1%4.9 M69%52 K0.01050.9%
Czech Republic EuropeN11 M0.2%7.0 M67%50 K0.00710.9%
Finland EuropeN5.4 M0.08%4.6 M85%48 K0.01050.8%
Hungary EuropeN10.0 M0.1%6.5 M65%47 K0.00720.8%
Turkey AsiaS74 M1.1%31 M42%46 K0.00150.8%
Switzerland EuropeN7.9 M0.1%6.4 M81%46 K0.00710.8%
Chile South-AmericaS17 M0.3%7.5 M44%43 K0.00580.7%
Indonesia AsiaS238 M3.5%22 M9%41 K0.00190.7%
China AsiaS1340 M19.8%456 M34%37 K0.00010.6%
Colombia South-AmericaS46 M0.7%16 M35%36 K0.00230.6%
Philippines AsiaS94 M1.4%25 M27%36 K0.00140.6%
Austria EuropeN8.4 M0.1%6.0 M71%36 K0.00600.6%
Denmark EuropeN5.6 M0.08%4.9 M88%31 K0.00630.5%
Bulgaria EuropeN7.4 M0.1%3.3 M45%30 K0.00910.5%
Portugal EuropeN11 M0.2%5.5 M52%29 K0.00520.5%
Romania EuropeN21 M0.3%8.8 M41%27 K0.00310.5%
Greece EuropeN11 M0.2%4.8 M44%26 K0.00550.5%
New Zealand OceaniaN4.4 M0.07%3.5 M80%25 K0.00710.4%
Iran AsiaS76 M1.1%10 M13%25 K0.00250.4%
Serbia EuropeN7.3 M0.1%3.0 M41%23 K0.00780.4%
Vietnam AsiaS86 M1.3%25 M29%23 K0.00090.4%
Thailand AsiaS70 M1.0%14 M20%21 K0.00150.4%
Peru South-AmericaS30 M0.4%9.9 M33%21 K0.00210.4%
Saudi Arabia AsiaS27 M0.4%11 M39%20 K0.00190.3%
Ireland EuropeN4.6 M0.07%3.2 M70%20 K0.00610.3%
Belarus EuropeN9.5 M0.1%3.0 M32%19 K0.00610.3%
Pakistan AsiaS178 M2.6%31 M17%18 K0.00060.3%
Slovakia EuropeN5.4 M0.08%4.3 M80%17 K0.00400.3%
Estonia EuropeN1.3 M0.02%957 K71%17 K0.01780.3%
Kazakhstan AsiaS17 M0.2%5.8 M35%15 K0.00260.3%
Lithuania EuropeN3.2 M0.05%2.2 M69%15 K0.00670.3%
Croatia EuropeN4.5 M0.07%2.7 M61%14 K0.00530.2%
Egypt AfricaS81 M1.2%22 M27%14 K0.00070.2%
Malaysia AsiaS28 M0.4%16 M55%14 K0.00090.2%
Azerbaijan AsiaS9.1 M0.1%3.3 M37%13 K0.00380.2%
Venezuela South-AmericaS29 M0.4%9.7 M33%12 K0.00120.2%
Latvia EuropeN2.2 M0.03%1.5 M69%11 K0.00750.2%
Georgia AsiaS4.5 M0.07%1.2 M28%11 K0.00910.2%
Uruguay South-AmericaS3.4 M0.05%1.4 M42%9 K0.00630.2%
United Arab Emirates AsiaS8.3 M0.1%3.9 M47%9 K0.00220.1%
Bosnia and Herzegovina EuropeN3.8 M0.06%2.4 M63%8 K0.00320.1%
Slovenia EuropeN2.1 M0.03%1.4 M68%8 K0.00550.1%
Ecuador South-AmericaS14 M0.2%3.5 M25%7 K0.00210.1%
South Africa AfricaS51 M0.7%6.0 M12%7 K0.00120.1%
Macedonia EuropeN2.1 M0.03%..0%6 K..0.1%
Sri Lanka AsiaS21 M0.3%2.5 M12%6 K0.00240.1%
Dominican Republic Central-AmericaS9.4 M0.1%3.9 M41%6 K0.00150.10%
Morocco AfricaS32 M0.5%15 M48%6 K0.00040.10%
Bangladesh AsiaS142 M2.1%5.8 M4%5 K0.00090.09%
Armenia AsiaS3.3 M0.05%1.1 M34%5 K0.00460.09%
Luxembourg EuropeN512 K0.008%451 K88%5 K0.01030.08%
Costa Rica Central-AmericaS4.6 M0.07%1.6 M36%4 K0.00260.07%
Jordan AsiaS6.2 M0.09%2.4 M39%4 K0.00150.06%
Kuwait AsiaS2.8 M0.04%973 K35%4 K0.00380.06%
Qatar AsiaS1.7 M0.03%1.2 M70%3 K0.00280.06%
Singapore AsiaS5.2 M0.08%3.6 M69%3 K0.00090.06%
Tunisia AfricaS11 M0.2%3.9 M36%3 K0.00080.05%
Algeria AfricaS36 M0.5%4.3 M12%3 K0.00070.05%
Guatemala Central-AmericaS15 M0.2%1.4 M10%3 K0.00190.05%
Macau AsiaS560 K0.008%323 K58%3 K0.00830.05%
Montenegro EuropeN620 K0.009%347 K56%3 K0.00770.05%
Nicaragua Central-AmericaS5.8 M0.09%560 K10%2 K0.00360.03%
Moldova EuropeN3.6 M0.05%1.5 M42%2 K0.00130.03%
Albania EuropeN3.2 M0.05%1.3 M42%2 K0.00150.03%
Paraguay South-AmericaS6.3 M0.09%1.5 M24%2 K0.00110.03%
Nepal AsiaS27 M0.4%2.0 M7%2 K0.00080.03%
Bolivia South-AmericaS10 M0.2%2.0 M19%2 K0.00080.03%
Iceland EuropeN318 K0.005%293 K92%1 K0.00450.02%
Nigeria AfricaS162 M2.4%46 M28%1 K0.00000.02%
Mauritius AfricaS1.3 M0.02%322 K25%1 K0.00410.02%
Libya AfricaS6.4 M0.09%905 K14%1 K0.00150.02%
Puerto Rico Central-AmericaS3.7 M0.06%1.8 M48%1 K0.00060.02%
El Salvador Central-AmericaS6.2 M0.09%908 K15%1 K0.00110.02%
Jamaica Central-AmericaS2.7 M0.04%743 K27%1 K0.00130.02%
Kenya AfricaS39 M0.6%8.6 M22%1 K0.00010.02%
Cyprus EuropeN803 K0.01%584 K73%1 K0.00170.02%
Netherlands Antilles Central-AmericaS.. ....1 K..0.02%
Bermuda North-AmericaN64 K0.0009%57 K90%1 K0.01740.02%
Myanmar AsiaS48 M0.7%..0%1 K..0.02%
Iraq AsiaS32 M0.5%1.7 M5%1 K0.00060.02%
Malta EuropeN418 K0.006%256 K61%1 K0.00390.02%
Bahrain AsiaS1.2 M0.02%649 K53%6660.00100.01%
Guernsey EuropeN62 K0.0009%..0%666..0.01%
Madagascar AfricaS19 M0.3%362 K2%6660.00180.01%
Mongolia AsiaS2.7 M0.04%315 K12%6660.00210.01%
Yemen AsiaS24 M0.4%2.5 M11%6660.00030.01%
Suriname South-AmericaS529 K0.008%172 K33%6660.00390.01%
Sudan AfricaS31 M0.5%..0%666..0.01%
Ghana AfricaS24 M0.4%2.1 M9%6660.00030.01%
Lebanon AsiaS4.3 M0.06%1.3 M30%6660.00050.01%
Botswana AfricaS2.0 M0.03%122 K6%6660.00550.01%
Faroe Islands EuropeN49 K0.0007%37 K76%6660.01810.01%
Panama Central-AmericaS3.4 M0.05%1.5 M43%6660.00050.01%
Honduras Central-AmericaS8.2 M0.1%886 K11%3330.00040.006%
Uzbekistan AsiaS28 M0.4%5.6 M20%3330.00010.006%
Liechtenstein EuropeN36 K0.0005%29 K80%3330.01150.006%
Tonga OceaniaS105 K0.002%13 K12%3330.02630.006%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Central-AmericaS101 K0.001%..0%333..0.006%
Laos AsiaS6.3 M0.09%446 K7%3330.00070.006%
Timor-Leste AsiaS1.1 M0.02%2 K0%3330.13730.006%
Côte d'Ivoire AfricaS21 M0.3%548 K3%3330.00060.006%
Papua New Guinea OceaniaS7.0 M0.1%78 K1%3330.00430.006%
Oman AsiaS2.8 M0.04%1.9 M67%3330.00020.006%
Jersey EuropeN92 K0.001%..0%333..0.006%
Guadeloupe Central-AmericaS402 K0.006%..0%333..0.006%
Bhutan AsiaS708 K0.01%95 K13%3330.00350.006%
Palestinian Territory AsiaS.. ....333..0.006%

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 3:35
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