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

Monthly requests or daily averages, for period: 1 Jul 2014 - 30 Sep 2014 (2014 Q3)
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 This analysis is based on a 1:1 unsampled server log (squids)

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

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

 Notes on reliability of these data

 Unresolved Bugzilla bugs: 55443

Recently resolved bugs: 46205 (Aug 2013)46289 (Nov 2013)

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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 monthly Page Editss per internet usershare of global total

note:blue and red bars have different scale

All countries inWorld 7040 M100%2485 M35%1.6 M0.0006100% 
All countries inGlobal North 1296 M18.4%949 M73%981 K0.001064.6%
All countries inGlobal South 5744 M81.6%1536 M27%488 K0.000332.1%
All countries inAfrica 1072 M15.2%201 M19%19 K0.00011.3%
All countries inAsia 4234 M60.1%1216 M29%401 K0.000326.4%
All countries inEurope 738 M10.5%501 M68%540 K0.001135.6%
All countries inCentral-America 85 M1.2%23 M27%14 K0.00060.9%
All countries inNorth-America 471 M6.7%328 M70%322 K0.001021.2%
All countries inSouth-America 402 M5.7%192 M48%133 K0.00078.8%
All countries inOceania 38 M0.5%23 M61%40 K0.00172.6%
RemainderUnknown     118 K 7.7%
United States North-AmericaN317 M4.5%254 M80%252 K0.001016.6%
United Kingdom EuropeN64 M0.9%55 M86%96 K0.00186.3%
Germany EuropeN81 M1.1%68 M85%80 K0.00125.2%
Italy EuropeN60 M0.8%36 M59%78 K0.00225.1%
Japan AsiaN127 M1.8%101 M79%69 K0.00074.6%
India AsiaS1235 M17.5%152 M12%55 K0.00043.6%
France EuropeN66 M0.9%54 M83%49 K0.00093.2%
China AsiaS1360 M19.3%568 M42%43 K0.00012.9%
Spain EuropeN47 M0.7%34 M73%41 K0.00122.7%
South Korea AsiaN50 M0.7%41 M82%41 K0.00102.7%
Canada North-AmericaN35 M0.5%30 M85%39 K0.00132.6%
Brazil South-AmericaS201 M2.9%99 M49%34 K0.00032.3%
Unknown Unknown.. ....34 K..2.2%
Australia OceaniaN23 M0.3%18 M78%33 K0.00182.1%
Iran AsiaS77 M1.1%21 M27%31 K0.00152.1%
Mexico North-AmericaS118 M1.7%44 M37%30 K0.00072.0%
Argentina South-AmericaS40 M0.6%24 M59%29 K0.00121.9%
Taiwan AsiaS23 M0.3%18 M76%28 K0.00161.9%
Russia EuropeN144 M2.0%76 M53%23 K0.00031.5%
Netherlands EuropeN17 M0.2%16 M93%22 K0.00141.4%
Colombia South-AmericaS47 M0.7%22 M47%20 K0.00091.3%
Philippines AsiaS98 M1.4%38 M38%20 K0.00051.3%
Chile South-AmericaS17 M0.2%10 M63%20 K0.00191.3%
Poland EuropeN39 M0.5%25 M65%16 K0.00061.1%
Hong Kong AsiaS7.2 M0.1%5.2 M73%16 K0.00301.0%
Unknown (code php=zend) Unknown.. ....15 K..1.0%
Sweden EuropeN9.6 M0.1%8.6 M89%12 K0.00140.8%
Belgium EuropeN11 M0.2%8.6 M77%12 K0.00140.8%
Thailand AsiaS66 M0.9%18 M27%11 K0.00060.7%
Peru South-AmericaS30 M0.4%11 M37%11 K0.00100.7%
Indonesia AsiaS238 M3.4%38 M16%11 K0.00030.7%
Greece EuropeN11 M0.2%6.0 M56%10 K0.00170.7%
Israel AsiaS8.1 M0.1%5.6 M69%10 K0.00180.7%
Turkey AsiaS76 M1.1%36 M48%10 K0.00030.6%
Venezuela South-AmericaS29 M0.4%12 M43%8 K0.00070.5%
Malaysia AsiaS30 M0.4%19 M64%8 K0.00040.5%
Ukraine EuropeN45 M0.6%15 M33%8 K0.00050.5%
Pakistan AsiaS184 M2.6%19 M10%7 K0.00040.5%
Finland EuropeN5.4 M0.08%4.8 M88%7 K0.00150.5%
Serbia EuropeN7.2 M0.1%3.5 M49%7 K0.00200.5%
Ireland EuropeN4.6 M0.07%3.7 M81%7 K0.00190.5%
New Zealand OceaniaN4.5 M0.06%3.9 M87%7 K0.00170.4%
Saudi Arabia AsiaS29 M0.4%14 M49%7 K0.00050.4%
Switzerland EuropeN8.1 M0.1%6.8 M84%6 K0.00090.4%
Egypt AfricaS84 M1.2%37 M44%6 K0.00020.4%
Austria EuropeN8.5 M0.1%6.7 M79%6 K0.00090.4%
Bulgaria EuropeN7.3 M0.1%3.9 M53%6 K0.00150.4%
Portugal EuropeN11 M0.2%6.9 M65%5 K0.00080.3%
Norway EuropeN5.1 M0.07%4.5 M88%5 K0.00120.3%
Czech Republic EuropeN11 M0.1%7.6 M73%5 K0.00070.3%
Hungary EuropeN9.9 M0.1%7.2 M72%5 K0.00070.3%
Denmark EuropeN5.6 M0.08%5.2 M92%5 K0.00090.3%
Vietnam AsiaS89 M1.3%36 M41%4 K0.00010.3%
Ecuador South-AmericaS16 M0.2%5.3 M34%4 K0.00070.3%
Europe Unspecified EuropeN.. ....4 K..0.3%
Romania EuropeN20 M0.3%11 M54%4 K0.00040.3%
Uruguay South-AmericaS3.3 M0.05%1.8 M56%4 K0.00210.2%
South Africa AfricaS53 M0.8%20 M38%3 K0.00020.2%
Bangladesh AsiaS153 M2.2%10 M7%3 K0.00030.2%
United Arab Emirates AsiaS8.3 M0.1%4.5 M55%3 K0.00070.2%
Croatia EuropeN4.3 M0.06%2.8 M66%3 K0.00110.2%
Bosnia and Herzegovina EuropeN3.8 M0.05%2.5 M66%3 K0.00120.2%
Belarus EuropeN9.5 M0.1%4.5 M48%3 K0.00060.2%
Singapore AsiaS5.4 M0.08%4.0 M74%2 K0.00060.2%
Costa Rica Central-AmericaS4.7 M0.07%2.2 M47%2 K0.00110.2%
Algeria AfricaS38 M0.5%5.7 M15%2 K0.00040.2%
Slovakia EuropeN5.4 M0.08%4.4 M81%2 K0.00050.1%
Dominican Republic Central-AmericaS9.4 M0.1%4.5 M48%2 K0.00050.1%
Armenia AsiaS3.0 M0.04%1.2 M38%2 K0.00180.1%
Sri Lanka AsiaS20 M0.3%3.9 M19%2 K0.00040.1%
Morocco AfricaS33 M0.5%18 M54%2 K0.00010.1%
Azerbaijan AsiaS9.2 M0.1%5.1 M56%2 K0.00030.1%
Guatemala Central-AmericaS15 M0.2%2.3 M15%2 K0.00070.1%
Lithuania EuropeN3.0 M0.04%2.4 M81%2 K0.00070.1%
Puerto Rico Central-AmericaS3.7 M0.05%1.9 M52%2 K0.00080.1%
Iraq AsiaS35 M0.5%2.2 M6%1 K0.00060.09%
Albania EuropeN2.8 M0.04%1.6 M58%1 K0.00080.09%
Slovenia EuropeN2.1 M0.03%1.4 M68%1 K0.00100.09%
Jordan AsiaS6.5 M0.09%2.7 M41%1 K0.00050.09%
Paraguay South-AmericaS6.6 M0.09%1.8 M27%1 K0.00070.09%
Estonia EuropeN1.3 M0.02%1.0 M78%1 K0.00130.09%
Cambodia AsiaS15 M0.2%739 K5%1 K0.00170.08%
Kazakhstan AsiaS17 M0.2%9.3 M55%1 K0.00010.08%
El Salvador Central-AmericaS6.3 M0.09%1.6 M24%1 K0.00080.08%
Honduras Central-AmericaS8.4 M0.1%1.5 M18%1 K0.00080.08%
Nepal AsiaS26 M0.4%3.3 M13%1 K0.00030.07%
Bolivia South-AmericaS10 M0.1%3.5 M35%1 K0.00030.07%
Qatar AsiaS1.9 M0.03%1.7 M92%1 K0.00060.07%
Tunisia AfricaS11 M0.2%4.4 M41%1 K0.00020.07%
Panama Central-AmericaS3.4 M0.05%1.6 M47%1 K0.00070.07%
Macedonia EuropeN2.1 M0.03%1.3 M64%9710.00070.06%
Cyprus EuropeN862 K0.01%694 K81%9700.00140.06%
Georgia AsiaS4.5 M0.06%2.1 M46%9030.00040.06%
Kuwait AsiaS3.6 M0.05%2.1 M58%8610.00040.06%
Nigeria AfricaS174 M2.5%56 M32%8230.00000.05%
Nicaragua Central-AmericaS6.1 M0.09%773 K13%7570.00100.05%
Luxembourg EuropeN537 K0.008%468 K87%7080.00150.05%
Latvia EuropeN2.0 M0.03%1.6 M81%6900.00040.05%
Palestine AsiaS4.4 M0.06%1.8 M40%6600.00040.04%
Macau AsiaS582 K0.008%372 K64%6370.00170.04%
Lebanon AsiaS4.8 M0.07%2.5 M53%6220.00020.04%
Iceland EuropeN324 K0.005%301 K93%6070.00200.04%
Satellite Provider UnknownX.. ....591..0.04%
Malta EuropeN416 K0.006%287 K69%5810.00200.04%
Kenya AfricaS44 M0.6%14 M31%5380.00000.04%
Montenegro EuropeN620 K0.009%374 K60%5160.00140.03%
United States Virgin Islands Central-AmericaS106 K0.002%43 K40%4270.01000.03%
Oman AsiaS3.8 M0.05%1.9 M48%3990.00020.03%
Moldova EuropeN3.6 M0.05%1.6 M45%3980.00030.03%
Anonymous Proxy UnknownX.. ....397..0.03%
Ghana AfricaS25 M0.4%4.2 M17%3890.00010.03%
Unknown Unknown.. ....34 K..2.2%
Yemen AsiaS25 M0.3%4.3 M18%3410.00010.02%
Mongolia AsiaS2.8 M0.04%522 K19%3230.00060.02%
Bahrain AsiaS1.2 M0.02%1.1 M89%3220.00030.02%
Asia/Pacific Region Unspecified AsiaS.. ....316..0.02%
Libya AfricaS6.2 M0.09%1.1 M18%3120.00030.02%
Trinidad and Tobago Central-AmericaS1.3 M0.02%730 K55%3030.00040.02%
Jamaica Central-AmericaS2.7 M0.04%1.3 M50%2760.00020.02%
Laos AsiaS6.6 M0.09%708 K11%2620.00040.02%
Fiji OceaniaS858 K0.01%300 K35%2610.00090.02%
Guam OceaniaS159 K0.002%98 K62%2560.00260.02%
Kyrgyzstan AsiaS5.6 M0.08%1.2 M22%2480.00020.02%
Burma AsiaS53 M0.8%584 K1%2320.00040.02%
Mauritius AfricaS1.3 M0.02%544 K43%2310.00040.02%
Saint Lucia Central-AmericaS167 K0.002%79 K47%2210.00280.01%
Tanzania AfricaS45 M0.6%6.1 M14%2150.00000.01%
Jersey EuropeN98 K0.001%39 K40%2130.00550.01%
Sudan AfricaS38 M0.5%7.2 M19%2090.00000.01%
Maldives AsiaS317 K0.005%154 K48%2030.00130.01%
Unknown UnknownX.. ....34 K..2.2%
Uganda AfricaS34 M0.5%4.9 M14%1870.00000.01%
Ethiopia AfricaS87 M1.2%1.4 M2%1840.00010.01%
Angola AfricaS21 M0.3%3.1 M15%1730.00010.01%
Brunei AsiaS393 K0.006%246 K63%1690.00070.01%
Zimbabwe AfricaS13 M0.2%2.2 M17%1670.00010.01%
Isle of Man EuropeN84 K0.001%..0%147..0.010%
Cuba Central-AmericaS11 M0.2%2.8 M25%1360.00000.009%
Syria AsiaS22 M0.3%5.5 M25%1230.00000.008%
Afghanistan AsiaS26 M0.4%1.7 M7%1200.00010.008%
Senegal AfricaS14 M0.2%2.5 M18%1070.00000.007%
Andorra EuropeN76 K0.001%74 K96%1060.00140.007%
Uzbekistan AsiaS30 M0.4%10 M34%980.00000.006%
Cameroon AfricaS20 M0.3%1.1 M6%900.00010.006%
Bermuda North-AmericaN64 K0.0009%63 K98%890.00140.006%
Mozambique AfricaS24 M0.3%1.1 M5%880.00010.006%
Barbados South-AmericaS274 K0.004%211 K77%870.00040.006%
Réunion AsiaS821 K0.01%..0%84..0.006%
Botswana AfricaS2.0 M0.03%241 K12%790.00030.005%
Bahamas North-AmericaN351 K0.005%..0%77..0.005%
Curaçao Unknown151 K0.002%..0%76..0.005%
Sint Maarten Unknown37 K0.0005%..0%75..0.005%
Antigua and Barbuda Central-AmericaS86 K0.001%75 K86%700.00090.005%
Namibia AfricaS2.1 M0.03%280 K13%690.00020.005%
Zambia AfricaS13 M0.2%1.9 M14%680.00000.004%
Ivory Coast AfricaS23 M0.3%522 K2%680.00010.004%
Haiti Central-AmericaS10 M0.1%1.1 M10%650.00010.004%
Somalia AfricaS10 M0.1%139 K1%630.00050.004%
Suriname South-AmericaS534 K0.008%194 K36%620.00030.004%
Tajikistan AsiaS8.0 M0.1%1.1 M14%610.00010.004%
Faroe Islands EuropeN48 K0.0007%42 K87%550.00130.004%
Guernsey EuropeN62 K0.0009%..0%53..0.003%
Cayman Islands Central-AmericaS55 K0.0008%39 K70%520.00130.003%
Rwanda AfricaS11 M0.1%938 K9%520.00010.003%
Belize Central-AmericaS313 K0.004%82 K26%470.00060.003%
Madagascar AfricaS21 M0.3%452 K2%450.00010.003%
Guadeloupe Central-AmericaS403 K0.006%..0%45..0.003%
Northern Mariana Islands OceaniaS54 K0.0008%..0%41..0.003%
Papua New Guinea OceaniaS7.1 M0.1%145 K2%410.00030.003%
Gibraltar EuropeN30 K0.0004%19 K63%400.00210.003%
Democratic Republic of the Congo AfricaS68 M1.0%1.2 M2%390.00000.003%
Guyana South-AmericaS785 K0.01%255 K32%360.00010.002%
Monaco EuropeN36 K0.0005%27 K73%300.00110.002%
Mauritania AfricaS3.5 M0.05%180 K5%300.00020.002%
Malawi AfricaS16 M0.2%710 K4%290.00000.002%
Dominica Central-AmericaS71 K0.001%40 K57%290.00070.002%
Bhutan AsiaS739 K0.01%182 K25%280.00020.002%
Caribbean Netherlands Unknown21 K0.0003%..0%26..0.002%
Djibouti AfricaS865 K0.01%64 K7%260.00040.002%
Benin AfricaS10 M0.1%365 K4%250.00010.002%
Mali AfricaS15 M0.2%336 K2%240.00010.002%
Gabon AfricaS1.7 M0.02%139 K8%220.00020.001%
Aruba South-AmericaS101 K0.001%80 K78%210.00030.001%
Åland Islands EuropeN29 K0.0004%..0%21..0.001%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Central-AmericaS109 K0.002%49 K45%200.00040.001%
Liechtenstein EuropeN37 K0.0005%33 K89%190.00060.001%
Cape Verde AfricaS492 K0.007%182 K37%190.00010.001%
Greenland EuropeN56 K0.0008%37 K66%190.00050.001%
Liberia AfricaS4.3 M0.06%148 K3%190.00010.001%
Saint Kitts and Nevis Central-AmericaS54 K0.0008%40 K75%160.00040.001%
Grenada Central-AmericaS103 K0.001%46 K44%160.00030.001%
French Guiana South-AmericaS229 K0.003%..0%15..0.0010%
Turkmenistan AsiaS5.2 M0.07%364 K7%140.00000.0010%
Lesotho AfricaS2.1 M0.03%89 K4%130.00010.0009%
Burkina Faso AfricaS17 M0.2%644 K4%120.00000.0008%
Swaziland AfricaS1.2 M0.02%288 K23%110.00000.0007%
Gambia AfricaS1.8 M0.03%229 K12%90.00000.0006%
São Tomé and Príncipe AfricaS187 K0.003%40 K21%90.00020.0006%
Guinea AfricaS11 M0.2%162 K1%90.00010.0006%
IPv6 QPX.. ....8..0.0006%
Federated States of Micronesia OceaniaS101 K0.001%28 K27%80.00030.0005%
Togo AfricaS6.2 M0.09%278 K4%80.00000.0005%
Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha AfricaS4 K0.00006%..0%8..0.0005%
British Virgin Islands Central-AmericaS30 K0.0004%..0%7..0.0005%
Solomon Islands OceaniaS561 K0.008%41 K7%70.00020.0005%
Burundi AfricaS10 M0.1%129 K1%70.00010.0005%
Sierra Leone AfricaS6.2 M0.09%71 K1%70.00010.0005%
Vatican City EuropeN8000.00001%..0%6..0.0004%
Cook Islands OceaniaS15 K0.0002%..0%6..0.0004%
Timor-Leste AsiaS1.1 M0.02%..0%6..0.0004%
Vanuatu OceaniaS265 K0.004%27 K10%60.00020.0004%
Montserrat Central-AmericaS5 K0.00007%2 K32%60.00380.0004%
Niger AfricaS17 M0.2%230 K1%50.00000.0004%
Turks and Caicos Islands Central-AmericaS31 K0.0004%..0%5..0.0004%
San Marino EuropeS32 K0.0005%16 K50%50.00030.0003%
Seychelles AfricaS91 K0.001%42 K47%50.00010.0003%
Samoa OceaniaS188 K0.003%25 K13%30.00010.0002%
Equatorial Guinea AfricaS1.6 M0.02%96 K6%30.00000.0002%
British Indian Ocean Territory UnknownX.. ....3..0.0002%
Republic of the Congo AfricaS4.4 M0.06%267 K6%30.00000.0002%
Anguilla Central-AmericaS13 K0.0002%9 K68%30.00030.0002%
Samoa OceaniaS.. ....2..0.0002%
Tonga OceaniaS103 K0.001%37 K36%20.00010.0002%
Unknown (code SS) Unknown.. ....2..0.0002%
Falkland Islands South-AmericaS3 K0.00004%3 K111%20.00070.0002%
Marshall Islands OceaniaS56 K0.0008%7 K12%10.00010.0001%
Unknown (code proxy=IORG) Unknown.. ....1..0.0001%
North Korea AsiaS25 M0.4%..0%1..0.0001%
Kiribati OceaniaS106 K0.002%11 K10%10.00010.0001%
Guinea-Bissau AfricaS1.7 M0.02%47 K3%10.00000.00009%
Comoros AfricaS724 K0.01%44 K6%10.00000.00009%
Central African Republic AfricaS4.6 M0.07%152 K3%10.00000.00007%
Chad AfricaS13 M0.2%230 K2%10.00000.00007%
Unknown (code proxy=IORG;php=zend) Unknown.. .... ..0.00002%

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)).

Errata: WMF traffic logging service suffered from server capacity problems in Aug/Sep/Oct 2011.
Absolute traffic counts for October 2011 are approximatly 7% too low.
Data loss only occurred during peak hours. It therefore may have had somewhat different impact for traffic from different parts of the world.
and may have also skewed relative figures like share of traffic per browser or operating system.

From mid September till late November squid log records for mobile traffic were in invalid format.
Data could be repaired for logs from mid October onwards. Older logs were no longer available.

In a an unrelated server outage precisely half of traffic to WMF mobile sites was not counted from Oct 16 - Nov 29 (one of two load-balanced servers did not report traffic).
WMF has since improved server monitoring, so that similar outages should be detected and fixed much faster from now on.

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