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Facebook: hate speech-containing content removal Q4 2017 - Q1 2019

Global number of hate speech-containing content removed by Facebook from 4th quarter 2017 to 1st quarter 2019 (in millions)

by Statista Research Department, last edited Jun 20, 2019
Facebook: hate speech-containing content removal Q4 2017 - Q1 2019 This statistic shows the number of content containing hate speech taken action on by Facebook from the fourth quarter of 2017 to the first quarter of 2019. During the most recently reported period, Facebook removed 4 million pieces of content with hate speech, up from 1.6 million in the last quarter of 2017. The social network defines hate speech as a direct attack on people based on race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disease, social status, or disability.
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Global number of hate speech-containing content removed by Facebook from 4th quarter 2017 to 1st quarter 2019 (in millions)

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