Number of data removal requests issued to Twitter from 1st half 2012 to 2nd half 2016

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Number of data removal requests
H1 '126
H2 '1242
H1 '1360
H2 '13377
H1 '14433
H2 '14796
H1 '151,003
H2 '154,618
H1 '165,195
H2 '165,925
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This statistic shows the overall number of data removal requests to Twitter from the first half of 2012 to the second half of 2016. Between July and December 2016, government agencies, police and courts of a multitude of countries submitted a total of 5,925 content removal requests to the microblogging platform Twitter. The amount of removal requests increased from 5,195 requests in the in the previously measured period.

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