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Usenet Statistics (1997/03/31 – 1997/04/30)

Total feed size: 16514.05 Mb in 4641371 articles over 30.00 days

Average daily rate: 550.47 Mb, 154712 articles


Top 20 feeding sites by article size

Rank Key Size/day (Mb) %age of total
1 news.radio.cz 228.63 41.53
2 wirehub 172.13 31.27
3 news.iac.net 87.17 15.84
4 newsgate.unisource.nl 21.66 3.94
5 iris.global-one.nl 15.49 2.81
6 newsfeed.austria.eu.net 14.19 2.58
7 xs4all 9.73 1.77
8 news.elm.net 0.83 0.15
9 news.cistron.nl 0.25 0.05
10 gmv.es 0.12 0.02
11 news.cybercomm.nl 0.11 0.02
12 news.bcca.org 0.06 0.01
13 excalibur 0.05 0.01
14 news.hvision.nl 0.03 0.01
15 uw.edu.pl 0.01 0.00
16 ifi.uio.no 0.00 0.00
17 wish.net 0.00 0.00
18 news.interstroom.nl 0.00 0.00
19 news.structured.net 0.00 0.00
20 TOTAL-SIZE 0.00 0.00

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Top 20 feeding sites by article count

Rank Key Articles/day %age of total
1 news.radio.cz 81393 52.61
2 wirehub 36205 23.40
3 news.iac.net 11412 7.38
4 newsgate.unisource.nl 10784 6.97
5 iris.global-one.nl 5033 3.25
6 xs4all 4948 3.20
7 newsfeed.austria.eu.net 4407 2.85
8 news.elm.net 336 0.22
9 news.cistron.nl 72 0.05
10 gmv.es 53 0.03
11 excalibur 20 0.01
12 news.bcca.org 19 0.01
13 news.cybercomm.nl 10 0.01
14 uw.edu.pl 6 0.00
15 news.hvision.nl 3 0.00
16 ifi.uio.no 2 0.00
17 wish.net 1 0.00
18 news.interstroom.nl 0 0.00
19 news.structured.net 0 0.00
20 TOTAL-SIZE 0 0.00

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Top 20 newsgroups by article size

Rank Key Size/day (Mb) %age of total
1 alt.mag.playboy 15.57 2.83
2 alt.fan.patricia 14.79 2.69
3 misc.jobs.offered 6.98 1.27
4 alt.sex.exhibitionism 6.42 1.17
5 alt.sex.fetish.fa 5.84 1.06
6 alt.sex.trans 5.00 0.91
7 alt.sex.pictures.female 4.85 0.88
8 alt.sex.sounds 4.76 0.87
9 alt.fan.jenny-mccarthy 4.66 0.85
10 alt.fan.oksana-bayul.small-tits 4.48 0.81
11 alt.sex.fetish.wrestling 3.90 0.71
12 alt.amazon-women.admirers 3.85 0.70
13 alt.pantyhose 3.79 0.69
14 alt.sex.pictures 3.73 0.68
15 alt.binaries.pictures.erotic.centerfolds 3.71 0.67
16 alt.fan.traci-lords 3.47 0.63
17 alt.binaries.pictures.erotica 3.44 0.62
18 alt.sex.fetish.waifs 3.18 0.58
19 alt.test 3.15 0.57
20 alt.binaries.pictures.erotica.female 3.15 0.57

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Top 20 newsgroups by article count

Rank Key Articles/day %age of total
1 misc.jobs.offered 8984 5.81
2 us.jobs.offered 6607 4.27
3 biz.jobs.offered 5948 3.84
4 misc.jobs.contract 3772 2.44
5 comp.jobs.offered 3660 2.37
6 ba.jobs.offered 2938 1.90
7 us.jobs.contract 2843 1.84
8 control 2532 1.64
9 alt.jobs 2397 1.55
10 us.jobs 2005 1.30
11 prg.jobs 1935 1.25
12 misc.jobs 1726 1.12
13 comp.jobs 1400 0.91
14 jobs.offered 1124 0.73
15 alt.binaries.pictures.erotica 1047 0.68
16 news.newusers.questions 993 0.64
17 alt.sex.pictures.female 987 0.64
18 alt.sex 961 0.62
19 alt.binaries.pictures.erotica.female 909 0.59
20 alt.sex.pictures 898 0.58

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Top 20 newsgroup hierarchies by article size

Rank Key Size/day (Mb) %age of total
1 alt 313.22 56.90
2 alt.sex 105.35 19.14
3 rec 83.29 15.13
4 alt.binaries 64.60 11.74
5 alt.binaries.pictures 49.68 9.03
6 alt.fan 48.09 8.74
7 comp 37.50 6.81
8 alt.binaries.pictures.erotica 37.30 6.78
9 alt.sex.fetish 29.94 5.44
10 soc 21.20 3.85
11 misc 19.52 3.55
12 rec.games 17.05 3.10
13 alt.mag 16.98 3.08
14 rec.arts 15.98 2.90
15 alt.mag.playboy 15.57 2.83
16 soc.culture 15.40 2.80
17 alt.fan.patricia 14.79 2.69
18 comp.sys 12.58 2.28
19 alt.sex.pictures 11.50 2.09
20 misc.jobs 10.14 1.84

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Top 20 newsgroup hierarchies by article count

Rank Key Articles/day %age of total
1 alt 155866 100.75
2 alt.sex 47690 30.83
3 rec 44386 28.69
4 alt.binaries 36031 23.29
5 alt.binaries.pictures 29795 19.26
6 comp 28365 18.33
7 misc 22709 14.68
8 alt.binaries.pictures.erotica 21984 14.21
9 misc.jobs 15333 9.91
10 soc 13398 8.66
11 us 12787 8.27
12 us.jobs 12607 8.15
13 biz 10058 6.50
14 soc.culture 9738 6.29
15 misc.jobs.offered 9095 5.88
16 alt.sex.fetish 9064 5.86
17 comp.sys 7823 5.06
18 rec.arts 7423 4.80
19 alt.fan 6834 4.42
20 us.jobs.offered 6830 4.42

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Average article size and count by day

Key Size (Mb) %age of total Relative size # Articles %age of total Relative count
1997/03/31 0.47 0.00 191 0.00
1997/04/01 829.19 5.02 167077 3.60
1997/04/02 494.45 2.99 171655 3.70
1997/04/03 585.43 3.55 157060 3.38
1997/04/04 505.96 3.06 162692 3.51
1997/04/05 742.32 4.50 143937 3.10
1997/04/06 764.77 4.63 124342 2.68
1997/04/07 626.29 3.79 148534 3.20
1997/04/08 444.46 2.69 161289 3.48
1997/04/09 466.63 2.83 159717 3.44
1997/04/10 464.56 2.81 153959 3.32
1997/04/11 512.85 3.11 161260 3.47
1997/04/12 630.44 3.82 150796 3.25
1997/04/13 534.08 3.23 143154 3.08
1997/04/14 471.10 2.85 159371 3.43
1997/04/15 538.79 3.26 163717 3.53
1997/04/16 479.02 2.90 158466 3.41
1997/04/17 511.51 3.10 164958 3.55
1997/04/18 456.43 2.76 162842 3.51
1997/04/19 479.47 2.90 148655 3.20
1997/04/20 665.26 4.03 140266 3.02
1997/04/21 471.57 2.86 142274 3.07
1997/04/22 540.19 3.27 174920 3.77
1997/04/23 462.02 2.80 160039 3.45
1997/04/24 463.21 2.80 166274 3.58
1997/04/25 475.50 2.88 147366 3.18
1997/04/26 660.70 4.00 146802 3.16
1997/04/27 637.31 3.86 131486 2.83
1997/04/28 538.18 3.26 155048 3.34
1997/04/29 553.74 3.35 148598 3.20
1997/04/30 508.15 3.08 164626 3.55

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Average article size and count by hour

Key Size (Mb) %age of total Relative size # Articles %age of total Relative count
00 453.78 2.75 153063 3.30
01 594.94 3.60 191037 4.12
02 669.85 4.06 207842 4.48
03 701.91 4.25 215448 4.64
04 732.97 4.44 217576 4.69
05 734.86 4.45 219509 4.73
06 632.43 3.83 193383 4.17
07 724.47 4.39 182173 3.92
08 691.72 4.19 166703 3.59
09 687.33 4.16 156641 3.37
10 682.03 4.13 151686 3.27
11 748.14 4.53 153632 3.31
12 607.95 3.68 140139 3.02
13 625.25 3.79 148659 3.20
14 662.74 4.01 165383 3.56
15 719.69 4.36 180068 3.88
16 678.60 4.11 200290 4.32
17 724.85 4.39 210652 4.54
18 663.37 4.02 197718 4.26
19 749.26 4.54 227201 4.90
20 811.16 4.91 245079 5.28
21 761.06 4.61 243711 5.25
22 717.27 4.34 237221 5.11
23 738.44 4.47 236557 5.10

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Average article size and count by weekday

Key Size (Mb) %age of total Relative size # Articles %age of total Relative count
Sunday 2601.41 15.75 539248 11.62
Monday 2107.62 12.76 605418 13.04
Tuesday 2906.37 17.60 815601 17.57
Wednesday 2410.27 14.60 814503 17.55
Thursday 2024.72 12.26 642251 13.84
Friday 1950.74 11.81 634160 13.66
Saturday 2512.93 15.22 590190 12.72

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