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Table 1 The largest 20 language editions of Wikipedia

From: Women through the glass ceiling: gender asymmetries in Wikipedia

Language Fraction of women Overlap with English edition Biographies
English (en) 0.155 893,380
Italian (it) 0.151 0.986 134,122
Deutsch (de) 0.132 0.995 102,233
French (fr) 0.136 0.966 93,400
Polish (pl) 0.158 0.986 69,531
Spanish (es) 0.182 0.980 66,067
Russian (ru) 0.158 0.988 64,233
Portuguese (pt) 0.185 0.989 44,793
Dutch (nl) 0.194 0.993 38,659
Japanese (ja) 0.184 0.991 31,033
Hungarian (hu) 0.179 0.999 18,074
Bulgarian (bg) 0.149 1.000 16,850
Korean (ko) 0.226 0.994 15,921
Turkish (tr) 0.175 0.982 14,399
Indonesian (id) 0.151 0.987 12,401
Arabic (ar) 0.199 0.787 12,030
Czech (cs) 0.156 1.000 10,765
Catalan (ca) 0.183 0.995 7,721
Greek (el) 0.145 0.806 6,748
Basque (eu) 0.179 0.987 3,449
  1. The number of biographies, proportion of biographies about women and the biography overlap with the English edition are depicted. One can see that the fraction of women on average around 17% and the average overlap with English is 97%.