We estimate the number of users by analyzing the requests induced by clients to relays and bridges.
This graph shows the estimated number of directly-connecting clients; that is, it excludes clients connecting via bridges. These estimates are derived from the number of directory requests counted on directory authorities and mirrors. Relays resolve client IP addresses to country codes, so that graphs are available for most countries. Furthermore, it is possible to display indications of censorship events as obtained from an anomaly-based censorship-detection system (for more details, see this technical report). For further details check the documentation on Reproducible Metrics.
The following events have been manually collected in the metrics-timeline Git repository and might be related to the displayed graph.
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geoip and geoip6 databases updated to "February 2 2016 Maxmind GeoLite2 Country" (
Increased rate limit of the meek-amazon bridge to 3 MB/s, from 1.1 MB/s.
Increased rate limit of the meek-google bridge to 3 MB/s, from 1.1 MB/s.
Increased rate limit of the meek-azure bridge to 3 MB/s, from 0.8 MB/s.
Enabled client IP statistics on the meek-amazon bridge.
geoip and geoip6 databases updated to "January 5 2016 Maxmind GeoLite2 Country" (
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