United Kingdom

Information Requests

ReportAccount information requestsPercentage where some information producedAccounts specified
2014: Jul 1 - Dec 31 116 34% 371
2014: Jan 1 - Jun 30 78 46% 220
2013: Jul 1 - Dec 31 56 43% 117
2013: Jan 1 - Jun 30 26 15% 29
2012: Jul 1 - Dec 31 25 4% 27
2012: Jan 1 - Jun 30 11 18% 11
NOTE: The data in these reports is as accurate as possible, but may not be 100% comprehensive.

About the numbers

This data includes the number of government requests received for account information, as well as the percentage of requests we complied with in whole or in part from the United Kingdom. For more specific details, please refer to the latest report on information requests.


Removal Requests

ReportRemoval requests - Court OrdersRemoval requests - Gov’t agency, police, otherPercentage where some content withheldAccounts specifiedAccounts withheldTweets withheld
2014: Jul 1 - Dec 31 4 18 0% 40 0 0
2014: Jan 1 - Jun 30 3 14 6% 22 0 2
2013: Jul 1 - Dec 31 1 8 0% 9 0 0
2013: Jan 1 - Jun 30 1 1 0% 2 0 0
2012: Jul 1 - Dec 31 4 2 0% 25 0 0
2012: Jan 1 - Jun 30 0 1 0% 6 0 0
NOTE: The data in these reports is as accurate as possible, but may not be 100% comprehensive.

About the numbers

This data includes government requests (and other complaints of illegal content from authorized reporters) we’ve received to remove or withhold content on Twitter from the United Kingdom. For more specific details, please refer to the latest report on removal requests.