Distribution of Content Actioned Under Other Types of Violation on Facebook (2017-2021)

Source: Facebook. Transparency Report: Content Actioned on Facebook (facebook.com, 2021)
Topic: Illegal Content
Reference year: 2019-2021
Geographical area: Global
Method: Self-reporting
Link to original document: transparency.fb.com
The chart shows the distribution of the content actioned under other types of violations on Facebook, from the fourh quarter of 2017 until the third quarter of 2021. A metric for a new policy area called Violence and Incitement was added to the Community Standards in the third quarter of 2021. The data shows that the adult nudity and sexual activity remains the main reason of removal on Facebook, followed by violent and graphic content, child endagerment and hate speech. The chart excludes the content removed under fake accounts and spam content violations.