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Wikimedia Pageview API client

Project Description

Wikimedia Pageview API client


In order to install system wide on system using sudo you can use:

pip install git+


Number of view on English Wikipedia of article Paris from November 6th to November 20th 2015

import pageviewapi
pageviewapi.per_article('en.wikipedia', 'Paris', '20151106', '20151120',
                        access='all-access', agent='all-agents', granularity='daily')

Aggregation: Get a daily pageview count timeseries of all projects for the month of October 2015

import pageviewapi
pageviewapi.aggregate('fr.wikipedia', '2015100100', '2015103100', access='all-access',
                      agent='all-agents', granularity='daily')

Most viewed articles on French Wikipedia on November 14th, 2015

import pageviewapi'fr.wikipedia', 2015, 11, 14, access='all-access')

Sum (resp. average) of view during last 30 days

import pageviewapi.period
pageviewapi.period.sum_last('fr.wikipedia', 'Paris', last=30,
                            access='all-access', agent='all-agents')

pageviewapi.period.avg_last('fr.wikipedia', 'Paris', last=30)

Monthly legacy pagecounts (2008 until end of 2016) on a project

import pageviewapi
pageviewapi.legacy_pagecounts('fr.wikipedia', '2010010100', '2011010100', granularity='monthly')

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