United Kingdom


Information Requests

ReportAccount information requestsPercentage where some information producedAccounts specified
2015: Jan 1 - Jun 3029951%1,041
2014: Jul 1 - Dec 3111634%371
2014: Jan 1 - Jun 307846%220
2013: Jul 1 - Dec 315643%117
2013: Jan 1 - Jun 302615%29
2012: Jul 1 - Dec 31254%27
2012: Jan 1 - Jun 301118%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
2015: Jan 1 - Jun 30090%1500
2014: Jul 1 - Dec 314180%4000
2014: Jan 1 - Jun 303146%2202
2013: Jul 1 - Dec 31180%900
2013: Jan 1 - Jun 30110%200
2012: Jul 1 - Dec 31420%2500
2012: Jan 1 - Jun 30010%600
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.