All about Censorship

Censored Planet

Censorship | Dataset

Censored Planet is a censorship measurement platform that collects data using multiple remote measurement techniques in more than 200 countries.

The website provides access to many recent scans. The scans are performed using different techniques to find different censors.

Citizenlab Censorship Test Lists

Censorship | Dataset

The GitHub repository contains multiple lists for finding website censorship. The lists are organized by country and contain URLs specific to each of them. The URLs are also categorized and cover four broad themes:

  • Political, e.g., governmental views or human rights
  • Social, e.g., sexuality or gambling
  • Conflicts, e.g., armed conflicts or border disputes
  • Internet tools, e.g., hosting providers or circumvention methods.