Istanbul

Quality:

Istanbul - city in Turkey. This city is the 14th most popular in the global Wikipedia ranking of cities and the 22nd most popular city in English Wikipedia. Article "Istanbul" in English Wikipedia has 98.1 points for quality (as of November 1, 2023). The article contains 481 references and 36 sections.

This article has the best quality in Portuguese Wikipedia. However, this article is the most popular in English version.

Achievements in all the time:
English Wikipedia:
The 1486th most popular in English Wikipedia.
The 724th most editable in English Wikipedia.
The 22nd most popular in cities in English Wikipedia.
Global Wikipedia:
The 558th most popular in all topics.
The 190th most popular in AI.
The 14th most popular in cities.
Achievements in the last month:
English Wikipedia:
The 2309th most popular in English Wikipedia in the last month.
Global Wikipedia:
The 741st most popular in all topics in the last month.
The 753rd most popular in AI in the last month.

In October 2023 the article "Istanbul" was edited by 10 authors in English Wikipedia and written by 84 authors in all languages (753rd place).

Since the creation of article "Istanbul", its content was written by 2021 registered users of English Wikipedia (724th place) and edited by 9977 registered Wikipedia users in all languages (190th place).

Istanbul is on the 22nd place in local ranking of cities in English Wikipedia and on the 14th place in global ranking of cities in all the time.

The article is cited 24877 times in English Wikipedia (577th place) and cited 173094 times in all languages (634th place).

The highest Authors Interest rank from 2001:

  • Local (English): #237 in July 2001
  • Global: #53 in June 2009

The highest popularity rank from 2008:

  • Local (English): #952 in February 2012
  • Global: #323 in March 2013

There are 55 language versions for this article in the WikiRank database (of the considered 55 Wikipedia language editions).

The quality and popularity assessment was based on Wikipédia dumps from November 1, 2023 (including revision history and pageviews for previous years).

下表顯示了最高品質的文章的語言版本。

Languages with the highest quality

#LanguageQuality gradeQuality score
1Portuguese (pt)
Istambul
100
2Hungarian (hu)
Isztambul
100
3Serbian (sr)
Истанбул
100
4Vietnamese (vi)
Istanbul
100
5Georgian (ka)
სტამბოლი
100
6Slovenian (sl)
Carigrad
100
7Armenian (hy)
Ստամբուլ
100
8Urdu (ur)
استنبول
100
9Esperanto (eo)
Istanbulo
98.6667
10Indonesian (id)
Istanbul
98.178
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The following table shows the most popular language versions of the article.

Most popular in all the time

The most popular language versions of the article "Istanbul" in all the time
#LanguagePopularity awardRelative popularity
1English (en)
Istanbul
33 300 546
2Turkish (tr)
İstanbul
12 098 411
3German (de)
Istanbul
9 593 300
4Russian (ru)
Стамбул
8 353 579
5Spanish (es)
Estambul
8 015 368
6French (fr)
Istanbul
4 953 150
7Italian (it)
Istanbul
4 595 756
8Arabic (ar)
إسطنبول
3 380 988
9Polish (pl)
Stambuł
2 973 688
10Portuguese (pt)
Istambul
2 597 106
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest popularity in the last month.

Most popular in October 2023

The most popular language versions of the article "Istanbul" in October 2023
#LanguagePopularity awardRelative popularity
1English (en)
Istanbul
198 574
2Turkish (tr)
İstanbul
67 166
3Russian (ru)
Стамбул
59 224
4Spanish (es)
Estambul
47 358
5German (de)
Istanbul
39 531
6French (fr)
Istanbul
23 778
7Arabic (ar)
إسطنبول
21 958
8Italian (it)
Istanbul
21 295
9Polish (pl)
Stambuł
18 687
10Persian (fa)
استانبول
18 270
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest Authors’ Interest.

The highest AI

Language versions of the article "Istanbul" with the highest Authors Interest (number of authors). Only registered Wikipedia users were taken into account.
#LanguageAI awardRelative AI
1English (en)
Istanbul
2 021
2German (de)
Istanbul
955
3Turkish (tr)
İstanbul
895
4French (fr)
Istanbul
559
5Russian (ru)
Стамбул
425
6Italian (it)
Istanbul
400
7Dutch (nl)
Istanbul
356
8Spanish (es)
Estambul
337
9Persian (fa)
استانبول
268
10Polish (pl)
Stambuł
217
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest Authors’ Interest in the last month.

The highest AI in October 2023

Language versions of the article "Istanbul" with the highest AI in October 2023
#LanguageAI awardRelative AI
1Turkish (tr)
İstanbul
16
2French (fr)
Istanbul
11
3English (en)
Istanbul
10
4Russian (ru)
Стамбул
10
5German (de)
Istanbul
6
6Spanish (es)
Estambul
5
7Finnish (fi)
Istanbul
5
8Italian (it)
Istanbul
3
9Japanese (ja)
イスタンブール
3
10Polish (pl)
Stambuł
3
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The following table shows the language versions of the article with the highest number of citations.

The highest CI

Language versions of the article "Istanbul" with the highest Citation Index (CI)
#LanguageCI awardRelative CI
1English (en)
Istanbul
24 877
2Turkish (tr)
İstanbul
22 988
3German (de)
Istanbul
10 761
4Russian (ru)
Стамбул
8 653
5Italian (it)
Istanbul
8 202
6French (fr)
Istanbul
7 714
7Arabic (ar)
إسطنبول
5 975
8Greek (el)
Κωνσταντινούπολη
5 592
9Spanish (es)
Estambul
5 310
10Polish (pl)
Stambuł
5 017
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Scores

Estimated value for Wikipedia:
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Global:
Popularity in October 2023:
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Popularity in all years:
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Authors in October 2023:
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Registered authors in all years:
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Global:
Citations:
English:
Global:

Quality measures

Interwikis

#LanguageValue
arArabic
إسطنبول
azAzerbaijani
İstanbul
beBelarusian
Стамбул
bgBulgarian
Истанбул
caCatalan
Istanbul
csCzech
Istanbul
daDanish
Istanbul
deGerman
Istanbul
elGreek
Κωνσταντινούπολη
enEnglish
Istanbul
eoEsperanto
Istanbulo
esSpanish
Estambul
etEstonian
İstanbul
euBasque
Istanbul
faPersian
استانبول
fiFinnish
Istanbul
frFrench
Istanbul
glGalician
Istambul
heHebrew
איסטנבול
hiHindi
इस्तांबुल
hrCroatian
Istanbul
huHungarian
Isztambul
hyArmenian
Ստամբուլ
idIndonesian
Istanbul
itItalian
Istanbul
jaJapanese
イスタンブール
kaGeorgian
სტამბოლი
kkKazakh
Ыстанбұл
koKorean
이스탄불
laLatin
Constantinopolis
ltLithuanian
Stambulas
msMalay
Istanbul
nlDutch
Istanbul
nnNorwegian (Nynorsk)
Istanbul
noNorwegian
Istanbul
plPolish
Stambuł
ptPortuguese
Istambul
roRomanian
Istanbul
ruRussian
Стамбул
shSerbo-Croatian
Istanbul
simpleSimple English
Istanbul
skSlovak
Istanbul
slSlovenian
Carigrad
srSerbian
Истанбул
svSwedish
Istanbul
taTamil
இசுதான்புல்
thThai
อิสตันบูล
trTurkish
İstanbul
ukUkrainian
Стамбул
urUrdu
استنبول
uzUzbek
Istanbul
viVietnamese
Istanbul
voVolapük
İstanbul
zhChinese
伊斯坦堡
zhminnanMin Nan
İstanbul

Popularity rank trends

Best Rank English:
#952
02.2012
Global:
#323
03.2013

AI rank trends

Best Rank English:
#237
07.2001
Global:
#53
06.2009

Local popularity rank history

Global popularity rank history

Local AI rank history

Global AI rank history

Languages comparison

Important global interconnections

Wikipedia readers most often find their way to information on Istanbul from Wikipedia articles about Constantinople, Turkey, Ottoman Empire, Ankara and List of European cities by population within city limits. Whereas reading the article about Istanbul people most often go to Wikipedia articles on Turkey, Constantinople, Hagia Sophia, Byzantium and Bosporus Strait.

Cumulative results of quality and popularity of the Wikipedia article

List of Wikipedia articles in different languages (starting with the most popular):

simple: Istanbul
zhminnan: İstanbul

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