Twitter: total number of data removal requests as of H1 2018

Number of data removal requests issued to Twitter from 1st half 2012 to 1st half 2018

Twitter: total number of data removal requests as of H1 2018 This statistic shows the overall number of data removal requests to Twitter from the first half of 2012 to the first half of 2018. Between January and June 2018, government agencies, police and courts of a multitude of countries submitted a total of 12,244 content removal requests to the microblogging platform Twitter. The latest Twitter Transparency Report shows that Twitter received approximately 80% more global legal demands, impacting more than twice as many accounts compared to the previous reporting period.
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Number of data removal requests issued to Twitter from 1st half 2012 to 1st half 2018

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Number of data removal requests
H1 '1812,244
H2 '176,651
H1 '176,086
H2 '165,925
H1 '165,195
H2 '154,618
H1 '151,003
H2 '14796
H1 '14433
H2 '13377
H1 '1360
H2 '1242
H1 '126
Number of data removal requests
H1 '1812,244
H2 '176,651
H1 '176,086
H2 '165,925
H1 '165,195
H2 '154,618
H1 '151,003
H2 '14796
H1 '14433
H2 '13377
H1 '1360
H2 '1242
H1 '126
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This statistic shows the overall number of data removal requests to Twitter from the first half of 2012 to the first half of 2018. Between January and June 2018, government agencies, police and courts of a multitude of countries submitted a total of 12,244 content removal requests to the microblogging platform Twitter. The latest Twitter Transparency Report shows that Twitter received approximately 80% more global legal demands, impacting more than twice as many accounts compared to the previous reporting period.
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