Removals per online platform, %

Topic: Hate Speech
Source: European Commission
Type: Solution
Sub type: Removal of hate speech
Years: 2018
Geographical: European Union
Method: Reporting
This bar chart, based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of Conduct, shows the percent of reviewed posts which social media platforms removed in each of four monitoring periods. Among the platforms participating in the Code of Conduct, YouTube now has the highest rate of removal, while Twitter has the lowest. Facebook and YouTube have increased their rates of removal significantly, while Twitter's increase has been less dramatic.