TOTAL POSTS COLLECTED
POTENTIALLY CENSORED POSTS
SOURCE URLS MONITORED
Approximately 13% of Weibo posts are censored, however no reliable and open source tool to track these censored posts currently exists. This dashboard provides an almost real-time feed of censorship on Weibo and is completely open-source and transparent.
For information on our methodology and Chinese Internet censorship, please see our paper. The source for this website is available freely online on GitHub. Download the most recent data with date ranges here.
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Common lexical patterns extracted from the 1,000 most recent potentially censored posts.
Weibo posts that were once available but were subsequently taken down by either Weibo (as required by the Chinese government) or the user.