List of largest wikis

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Wikipedia's distinction shown on the table between a "conservative" and an "inclusive" number of pages originated in 2002 with the replacement of UseModWiki's spontaneous wiki modes with MediaWiki's embedded namespaces.

For Wikimedia projects:

  • The conservative number for the Wikipedia excludes redirects, discussion pages, image description pages, user profile pages, templates, help pages, portals, articles without links to other articles, and pages about Wikipedia. This may not be true for other wikis.
  • The conservative number for Wikimedia Commons and Wiktionary excludes "talk" pages, pages about Wikipedia, minimal "stub" pages, redirects, and others that probably don't qualify as content pages.

Lists of Wikipedias by various criteria: edit

List of largest MediaWiki wikis[edit]

Comprehensive Table at Wikimedia Labs, dynamically sortable to any criteria, self-updating every six hours by cronjob. Conservative count of Top 200, with automatically retrievable RAW statistics.


Requests for inclusion into the statistics[edit]

  • For MediaWikis version 1.5 and higher with valid article count above threshold
  • Wikis below the threshold are to be included for observation into the Talk page.

List of largest other wikis[edit]

Conservative count above 20000. Has to be updated by hand.

No. Wiki Page Count Started Current wiki host last update of count
1. Baidu Baike 11929809 2006-04-20 Baidu 2015-07-01
2. Baike.com 9543090 2005-06-19 Hudong 2015-07-11
3. Doopedia 481174 2003 Doosan Donga 2015-07-11
4. World66 346967 1999 World66.com B.V. 2015-07-11
5. TV Tropes 328201 2004-04 Fast Eddie 2015-07-11
6. Namu Wiki 293313 2015-04-17 namu 2015-07-11
7. TWiki.org 142333 1999-08 Peter Thoeny 2015-07-11
8. LocalWiki 106000 2004-06-24 Knight Foundation 2015-07-11
9. WikiWikiWeb 36854 1995-03-25 Cunningham & Cunningham 2015-07-11
10. Sensei's Library 21937 2000-10-21 Arno Hollosi/Morten Pahle 2015-07-11

See also[edit]