Research:Daily main namespace pages created

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Daily main namespace pages created
Specification
is a count of the number of page creations in namespace on date .
WMF Standard
no parameters
Measures
Status
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SQL
SET @date = "20170801";
SET @wiki = "enwiki";

SELECT
    COUNT(*) AS page_creations_main
FROM
    mediawiki_page_create_2
WHERE
    `database` = @wiki AND
    page_namespace = 0 AND
    rev_timestamp BETWEEN @date AND
        DATE_FORMAT(DATE_ADD(@date, INTERVAL 1 DAY), "%Y%m%d%H%i%S")


Daily main namespace pages created is a standardized metric used to measure the number of pages that are created in the main namespace (page_namespace == 0) on a given day.

Discussion[edit]

Time lag[edit]

As this is a daily metric, a full 24 hours must elapse after the beginning of the date (UTC) in order to calculate an uncensored value.

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