Wikipedia edits (vls)

This is the bipartite edit network of the West Flemish Wikipedia. It contains users and pages from the West Flemish Wikipedia, connected by edit events. Each edge represents an edit. The dataset includes the timestamp of each edit.


Internal nameedit-vlswiki
NameWikipedia edits (vls)
Data source
AvailabilityDataset is available for download
Consistency checkDataset passed all tests
Authorship network
Dataset timestamp 2017-10-20
Node meaningUser, article
Edge meaningEdit
Network formatBipartite, undirected
Edge typeUnweighted, multiple edges
Temporal data Edges are annotated with timestamps


Size n =19,886
Left size n1 =1,824
Right size n2 =18,062
Volume m =264,055
Unique edge count m̿ =111,448
Wedge count s =128,631,580
Claw count z =176,467,374,982
Cross count x =247,605,180,171,228
Square count q =334,131,632
4-Tour count T4 =3,187,829,160
Maximum degree dmax =19,418
Maximum left degree d1max =19,418
Maximum right degree d2max =2,498
Average degree d =26.556 9
Average left degree d1 =144.767
Average right degree d2 =14.619 4
Fill p =0.003 382 84
Average edge multiplicity m̃ =2.369 31
Size of LCC N =18,710
Diameter δ =11
50-Percentile effective diameter δ0.5 =3.098 52
90-Percentile effective diameter δ0.9 =3.900 59
Median distance δM =4
Mean distance δm =3.266 63
Gini coefficient G =0.849 445
Balanced inequality ratio P =0.159 272
Left balanced inequality ratio P1 =0.047 649 2
Right balanced inequality ratio P2 =0.204 900
Relative edge distribution entropy Her =0.757 231
Power law exponent γ =1.950 95
Tail power law exponent γt =1.651 00
Degree assortativity ρ =−0.211 735
Degree assortativity p-value pρ =0.000 00
Spectral norm α =1,522.04
Algebraic connectivity a =0.039 284 4


Degree distribution

Cumulative degree distribution

Lorenz curve

Spectral distribution of the adjacency matrix

Spectral distribution of the normalized adjacency matrix

Spectral distribution of the Laplacian

Spectral graph drawing based on the adjacency matrix

Spectral graph drawing based on the Laplacian

Spectral graph drawing based on the normalized adjacency matrix

Degree assortativity

Zipf plot

Hop distribution

Edge weight/multiplicity distribution

Temporal distribution

Temporal hop distribution

Diameter/density evolution

Matrix decompositions plots



[1] Jérôme Kunegis. KONECT – The Koblenz Network Collection. In Proc. Int. Conf. on World Wide Web Companion, pages 1343–1350, 2013. [ http ]
[2] Wikimedia Foundation. Wikimedia downloads., January 2010.