Template:Wikipedia rank by size

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This template gives a rank of Wikipedia by the number of articles.

Usage[edit]

Forward

{{Wikipedia rank by size|1}} → en
{{Wikipedia rank by size|2}} → ceb
{{Wikipedia rank by size|3}} → sv
{{Wikipedia rank by size|4}} → de
{{Wikipedia rank by size|5}} → fr
{{Wikipedia rank by size|6}} → nl
{{Wikipedia rank by size|7}} → ru

Reverse

{{Wikipedia rank by size|fr}} → 5
{{Wikipedia rank by size|zh}} → 15

Other projects

By default it is for Wikipedia. For the sister projects add a second argument:

{{Wikipedia rank by size|1|wikiquote}} → en
{{Wikipedia rank by size|2|wikiquote}} → it

Plain language

To display in plain language:

{{Wikipedia rank by size/WP|2}} → Cebuano

This is useful when building dynamic ordered lists. For example:

  1. {{Wikipedia rank by size/WP|1}} {{NUMBEROF|articles|{{Wikipedia rank by size|1}}|N}}
  2. {{Wikipedia rank by size/WP|2}} {{NUMBEROF|articles|{{Wikipedia rank by size|2}}|N}}

Produces:

  1. English 6,287,235
  2. Cebuano 5,727,995

For sites other than Wikipedia (eg. Wikiquote) use this method:

  1. [[Wikiquote|{{Mw lang|{{Wikipedia rank by size|2|wikiquote}}}}]]

Produces:

  1. Italian

Data[edit]

Rankings are recalculated every 6 hours and retrieved from c:Special:PrefixIndex/Data:Wikipedia_statistics/rank/ updated by Numberof bot.

How to install[edit]

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