Videos Removed by YouTube, by Removal Reason (2018-2019)

Source: Google. Transparency Report: Videos Removed by YouTube, by Removal Reason (, 2019)
Topic: Illegal Content
Reference year: 2018-2019
Geographical area: Global
Method: Self-reporting
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This chart shows the volume of videos removed by YouTube, by the reason a video was removed. These removal reasons correspond to YouTube’s Community Guidelines. Reviewers evaluate flagged videos against all of YouTube's Community Guidelines and policies, regardless of the reason the video was originally flagged.The chart shows that the most frequent reason for removal were videos which were considered as spam and misleading, followed by child abusive videos and nudity or sexual reason.