As the CiviCRM community grows and is increasingly active, the need emerged to measure our work, our impact, our communications and many other aspects of this community in order to judge our progress and influence our roadmap. The CiviCRM statistics project was born.
Since it's inception, this effort has grown in scope and capabilities and now makes available real-time statistics on:
All of these statistics are produced with the utmost respect for the privacy of our users and contributors: no identifying data of any sort is ever collected (not even IP addresses), these statistics are always presented as aggregates, values below certain thresholds are discarded, etc.
The CiviCRM Statistics portal, produced as part of the marketing team, now makes all of these statistics available with colored, interractive graphics and plenty of backgoround explanations. These statistics get refreshed every day with the latest data, so this is almost a real-time view on our community.
Come on, give it a try by going to https://stats.civicrm.org, then answer this short quizz:
Fun? Watch for more as we expand these statistics to Stack Exchange, our financials and many other aspects of our thriving community.