Explore the Charts

You can filter the charts by clicking the relevant button on the left side. You can access each chart and download the underlying data.
1 - 10 charts displayed out of 12
filtered by Sub_topic
chart preview

Distribution of Hate Speech Content Removal Across the Online Platforms (2018)

The chart presents the distribution of hate speech content removal by the online platforms based on data collected by International Network Against Cyber Hate. The 2018 report found that Instagram and Forums (as a whole) were most likely to remove the flagged content, while Google+ was by far least likely to do so.
chart preview

Feedback Provided by Online Platforms to Different Types of User (2019)

This chart shows the per cent of feedback provided by online platforms to different types of users (general user or trusted flagger/reporter). The results are based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct. The data shows that platforms have higher rates of providing feedback to trusted flaggers compared to the ones to the general users, with differences varying between 4.6% (Facebook) and 46.3% (Twitter). One of the European Commission's conclusions included in the fifth monitoring exercice is that online platforms must improve their feedback to users'notifications.
chart preview

Feedback Provided to Different Types of User by Social Media Platforms

The chart shows the percent of users who reported posts who received feedback regarding their report on various social media platforms. Facebook was most likely to provide feedback to normal users and to trusted flaggers. All of the platforms were more likely to provide feedback to trusted flaggers than to normal users.
chart preview

Grounds of Hatred Reported by Social Media Platforms (2019)

The chart shows the grounds of hatred reported for reviewed posts, based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct. Sexual orientation and xenophobia were the most common grounds for hatred, while religion, race and national origin were the least common grounds for hatred.
chart preview

Rate of Hate Speech Content Removal Across ICT Companies (2018)

The chart presents the distribution of hate speech content removal by the ICT companies, based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct. The data shows that out of 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.
chart preview

Rate of Hate Speech Content Removal Across ICT Companies (2019)

The chart presents the distribution of hate speech content removal by the ICT companies, based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct. The fifth monitoring exercise shows that out of the platforms participating in the Code of conduct, Facebook has the highest rate of removal, while Twitter has the lowest. Instagram significantly decreased its removal rate, and Youtube has also registered a drop of its removal rate. Overall, the fifth monitoring exercise shows that the Code of conduct continues to bring positive results when it comes to illegal hate speech removal across social medial platforms.
chart preview

Rate of Notifications Reviewed Within 24 Hours Since the Launch of the Code of Conduct

This graph, based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct, shows how tech companies have increased the percent of notifications which are reviewed within 24 hours. Among the platforms participating in the Code of conduct, Facebook showed the highest rate of review within one day, while Google+ the lowest. The average rate of review has increased from 40% in December 2016 to 88% in December 2018.
chart preview

Rate of Posts’ Removals by Social Media Platforms Across European Union Countries

The chart shows the percent of reviewed posts which social media platforms removed in each of four monitoring periods, by European Union member state. The results are based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct. Removal rates ranged from as high as 100% to as low as 0%. European Union refes to EU28. The United Kingdom left the European Union on 31 January 2020.
chart preview

Rate of Posts’ Removals by Social Media Platforms Across European Union Countries (2019)

The chart shows the per cent of reviewed posts which social media platforms removed in each of five monitoring periods, by European Union member state. The results are based on data reported by social media platforms participating in the European Commission's Code of conduct. Removal rates ranged from as high as 100% to as low as 0%. European Union refes to EU28. The United Kingdom left the European Union on 31 January 2020.
chart preview

Trend in Removal Rates on Facebook Based on the Moving Averages of Percentage of Removed Cases (2017)

The chart presents the share of the reported content which was removed by Facebook, based on data collected by the International Network Against Cyber Hate. The report found that, in 2017, Facebook's monthly removal rate varied widely, reaching a maximum level in August (80%) and a minimum in May (around 40%). Overall, Facebook's removal rate trended slightly upward in 2017.