Number Advertiser Submissions Blocked by Microsoft for Containing Disinformation About COVID-19 (2020-2021)

Source: Microsoft. Efforts to Tackle COVID-19 Disinformation (2021)
Topic: Disinformation
Reference year: 2019-2021
Geographical area: Global
Method: Self-reporting
Link to original document: digital-strategy.ec.europa.eu
The chart shows the number of advertisments submissions blocked by Microsoft under their Misleading Content policy for combating COVID-19 disinformation. The data used are those reported by Microsft under the European Union Code of Practice on Disinformation and covers the period August 2020 - January 2021. The values for the period October 2020 - January 2021 include also data on vaccine-related disinformation.