United Kingdom


Information Requests

ReportAccount information requestsPercentage where some information producedAccounts specified
2015: Jul 1 - Dec 3142776%956
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
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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 withheldAccounts (ToS)Accounts (No Action)
2015: Jul 1 - Dec 311215%120082 (77)1132
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. It may be necessary to side-scroll to see all the table columns depending on the screen resolution.

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.