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English: A map showing the level of Internet censorship by country throughout the world. Based on Wikipedia:Internet censorship by country and Wikipedia:Censorship by country.
Date 26 September 2011 (updated 1 February 2013)
Source Own work based on the articles Wikipedia:Internet censorship by country and Wikipedia:Censorship by country as well as the classifications of Reporters without Borders and the OpenNet Initative
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Author Jeffrey Ogden (W163)


English (en):  Internet censorship by country
   Pervasive censorship
   Substantial censorship
   Selective censorship
   Under surveillance
   Little or no censorship
   Not classified / No data


  1. OpenNet Initiative "Summarized global Internet filtering data spreadsheet", 29 October 2012 and "Country Profiles", the OpenNet Initiative is a collaborative partnership of the Citizen Lab at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto; the Berkman Centre for Internet & Society at Harvard University; and the SecDev Group, Ottawa
  2. Internet Enemies, Reporters Without Borders (Paris), 12 March 2012


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