iol.co.za

Independent Online, or IOL is a news and information website based in South Africa. It was owned by the Independent News & Media organisation, which is the largest publisher of print material in South Africa but was bought out by Sekunjalo Investments in 2013 who now own the company. More information...

Multilingual Wikipedia

In June 2020 the website iol.co.za was on the 1,404th place in the ranking of the most reliable and popular sources in multilingual Wikipedia from readers' point of view (PR-score). If we consider only frequency of appearance of this source in references of Wikipedia articles (F-score), this website was on the 1,036th place in June 2020. From Wikipedians' point of view, "iol.co.za" is the 1,321st most reliable source in different language versions of Wikipedia (AR-score).

The website is placed before rutgers.edu and after iop.org in multilingual PR ranking of the most reliable sources in Wikipedia.

PR-score:
1,404th place
26,063,320
-3,752,533
AR-score:
1,321st place
3,982,666
+26,108
F-score:
1,036th place
14,750
+171

English Wikipedia (en)

PR-score:
896th place
21,954,925
-3,060,575
AR-score:
740th place
2,920,314
+17,958
F-score:
548th place
8,555
+55

Spanish Wikipedia (es)

PR-score:
3,869th place
579,407
-126,213
AR-score:
3,260th place
80,798
+1,262
F-score:
1,032nd place
720
+11

German Wikipedia (de)

PR-score:
3,156th place
568,606
-22,918
AR-score:
2,326th place
134,223
-444
F-score:
1,716th place
400
+5

French Wikipedia (fr)

PR-score:
2,392nd place
546,762
-154,067
AR-score:
2,185th place
128,170
+908
F-score:
1,647th place
525
+7

Russian Wikipedia (ru)

PR-score:
4,140th place
479,012
-117,090
AR-score:
3,449th place
58,377
+1,114
F-score:
2,376th place
316
+5

Chinese Wikipedia (zh)

PR-score:
3,224th place
301,839
-46,190
AR-score:
2,223rd place
35,958
+179
F-score:
1,341st place
287
+1

Portuguese Wikipedia (pt)

PR-score:
2,435th place
295,967
-46,445
AR-score:
2,138th place
49,471
+15
F-score:
1,652nd place
262
+8

Japanese Wikipedia (ja)

PR-score:
7,417th place
200,150
+18,849
AR-score:
5,635th place
21,607
+1,467
F-score:
3,045th place
164
+3

Italian Wikipedia (it)

PR-score:
3,681st place
185,963
-31,786
AR-score:
2,229th place
75,095
+2,244
F-score:
1,616th place
265
+26

Dutch Wikipedia (nl)

PR-score:
2,645th place
88,945
-31,317
AR-score:
1,940th place
27,570
-2,846
F-score:
1,177th place
84
0

Polish Wikipedia (pl)

PR-score:
5,618th place
86,898
+9,680
AR-score:
2,365th place
39,079
+111
F-score:
1,676th place
249
0

Afrikaans Wikipedia (af)

PR-score:
32nd place
81,363
+3,998
AR-score:
38th place
46,017
+1,159
F-score:
33rd place
313
+13

Hebrew Wikipedia (he)

PR-score:
811th place
80,305
-182
AR-score:
814th place
31,572
+2
F-score:
1,196th place
47
-2

Arabic Wikipedia (ar)

PR-score:
2,571st place
78,080
+1,248
AR-score:
1,301st place
48,722
+161
F-score:
904th place
320
+6

Danish Wikipedia (da)

PR-score:
881st place
51,672
-20,611
AR-score:
944th place
15,593
+24
F-score:
1,742nd place
27
0

Vietnamese Wikipedia (vi)

PR-score:
2,442nd place
49,388
-29,206
AR-score:
1,071st place
20,123
+125
F-score:
562nd place
308
+1

Turkish Wikipedia (tr)

PR-score:
2,988th place
46,025
-4,916
AR-score:
3,021st place
10,894
+406
F-score:
1,567th place
64
+1

Indonesian Wikipedia (id)

PR-score:
2,332nd place
44,030
-1,242
AR-score:
757th place
23,739
+58
F-score:
1,127th place
120
0

Czech Wikipedia (cs)

PR-score:
3,889th place
41,682
-10,932
AR-score:
5,617th place
4,938
+146
F-score:
3,049th place
38
+2

Simple English Wikipedia (simple)

PR-score:
760th place
37,404
-9,364
AR-score:
1,110th place
11,282
+160
F-score:
805th place
54
+2

Persian Wikipedia (fa)

PR-score:
3,178th place
33,199
-2,725
AR-score:
2,549th place
10,090
+42
F-score:
1,770th place
51
0

Swedish Wikipedia (sv)

PR-score:
3,559th place
30,612
-13,676
AR-score:
2,545th place
18,165
+33
F-score:
2,690th place
47
0

Finnish Wikipedia (fi)

PR-score:
3,137th place
25,882
-9,006
AR-score:
2,633rd place
15,293
+12
F-score:
2,795th place
63
0

Thai Wikipedia (th)

PR-score:
2,821st place
20,991
+492
AR-score:
2,382nd place
4,769
0
F-score:
1,865th place
27
0

Greek Wikipedia (el)

PR-score:
3,196th place
17,178
-5,764
AR-score:
751st place
16,561
+18
F-score:
545th place
153
+1

Korean Wikipedia (ko)

PR-score:
5,313th place
16,395
-405
AR-score:
2,970th place
6,517
+96
F-score:
1,560th place
49
+1

Norwegian Wikipedia (no)

PR-score:
2,901st place
14,283
-5,302
AR-score:
1,678th place
17,861
+67
F-score:
1,900th place
50
+1

Malay Wikipedia (ms)

PR-score:
1,229th place
12,244
-631
AR-score:
470th place
9,649
0
F-score:
697th place
67
0

Ukrainian Wikipedia (uk)

PR-score:
8,809th place
11,063
-10,088
AR-score:
6,095th place
5,033
+90
F-score:
2,273rd place
92
+8

Hungarian Wikipedia (hu)

PR-score:
9,720th place
8,362
-2,189
AR-score:
2,594th place
9,620
+42
F-score:
1,726th place
60
+3

Catalan Wikipedia (ca)

PR-score:
4,247th place
7,054
-1,495
AR-score:
2,115th place
13,371
+582
F-score:
821st place
200
+2

Tamil Wikipedia (ta)

PR-score:
864th place
6,997
-1,530
AR-score:
671st place
5,904
0
F-score:
1,003rd place
31
0

Serbian Wikipedia (sr)

PR-score:
4,619th place
6,580
-1,931
AR-score:
1,302nd place
9,958
+5
F-score:
1,542nd place
45
0

Bulgarian Wikipedia (bg)

PR-score:
7,047th place
5,723
-1,541
AR-score:
3,455th place
3,938
0
F-score:
3,366th place
14
0

Romanian Wikipedia (ro)

PR-score:
7,406th place
5,392
-636
AR-score:
5,448th place
2,175
+258
F-score:
2,192nd place
33
+6

Zulu Wikipedia (zu)

PR-score:
33rd place
4,937
-1,639
AR-score:
20th place
2,101
0
F-score:
6th place
47
0

Bengali Wikipedia (bn)

PR-score:
2,038th place
3,727
-2,559
AR-score:
955th place
4,501
+72
F-score:
757th place
57
0

Georgian Wikipedia (ka)

PR-score:
2,473rd place
2,790
-1,444
AR-score:
1,740th place
1,742
+2
F-score:
1,529th place
15
0

Malayalam Wikipedia (ml)

PR-score:
1,538th place
2,241
+1,072
AR-score:
2,458th place
1,243
+28
F-score:
933rd place
23
+2

Swahili Wikipedia (sw)

PR-score:
408th place
2,125
+924
AR-score:
654th place
933
+3
F-score:
316th place
14
0

Serbo-Croatian Wikipedia (sh)

PR-score:
3,145th place
1,854
+377
AR-score:
1,233rd place
2,295
0
F-score:
920th place
30
0

Estonian Wikipedia (et)

PR-score:
4,549th place
1,567
+805
AR-score:
2,661st place
2,106
0
F-score:
4,347th place
8
0

Nepali Wikipedia (ne)

PR-score:
766th place
1,242
-410
AR-score:
1,194th place
568
-10
F-score:
882nd place
6
-1

Asturian Wikipedia (ast)

PR-score:
3,005th place
1,240
-403
AR-score:
990th place
3,464
-26
F-score:
1,830th place
29
-1

Hindi Wikipedia (hi)

PR-score:
5,465th place
1,135
-1,322
AR-score:
1,933rd place
2,165
+345
F-score:
493rd place
52
0

Armenian Wikipedia (hy)

PR-score:
5,358th place
1,129
-776
AR-score:
3,701st place
1,454
+30
F-score:
1,150th place
69
+1

Croatian Wikipedia (hr)

PR-score:
11,465th place
1,107
-833
AR-score:
10,033rd place
593
0
F-score:
3,582nd place
10
0

Slovenian Wikipedia (sl)

PR-score:
5,560th place
1,073
-287
AR-score:
2,000th place
1,744
0
F-score:
1,316th place
17
0

Slovak Wikipedia (sk)

PR-score:
9,758th place
1,068
-401
AR-score:
7,502nd place
690
0
F-score:
5,482nd place
4
0

Galician Wikipedia (gl)

PR-score:
4,017th place
887
-508
AR-score:
1,817th place
3,338
+11
F-score:
1,662nd place
23
0

Azerbaijani Wikipedia (az)

PR-score:
5,123rd place
863
-154
AR-score:
7,217th place
399
+17
F-score:
1,745th place
18
+1

Icelandic Wikipedia (is)

PR-score:
1,060th place
804
+369
AR-score:
2,183rd place
223
+7
F-score:
679th place
5
0

Welsh Wikipedia (cy)

PR-score:
1,518th place
722
+270
AR-score:
1,180th place
1,340
+50
F-score:
1,162nd place
6
0

Macedonian Wikipedia (mk)

PR-score:
4,513th place
697
-397
AR-score:
4,368th place
589
+4
F-score:
1,416th place
17
0

Central Bicolano Wikipedia (bcl)

PR-score:
433rd place
650
-416
AR-score:
1,942nd place
33
0
F-score:
2,448th place
1
0

Bosnian Wikipedia (bs)

PR-score:
5,687th place
631
-600
AR-score:
5,936th place
304
0
F-score:
1,930th place
7
0

Latvian Wikipedia (lv)

PR-score:
6,453rd place
630
-914
AR-score:
3,929th place
1,037
0
F-score:
2,396th place
8
0

Scots Wikipedia (sco)

PR-score:
3,478th place
595
-202
AR-score:
5,016th place
217
0
F-score:
1,820th place
7
0

Ido Wikipedia (io)

PR-score:
784th place
575
-375
AR-score:
545th place
1,250
0
F-score:
560th place
2
0

Banyumasan Wikipedia (map-bms)

PR-score:
275th place
538
+5
AR-score:
281st place
105
0
F-score:
399th place
1
0

Doteli Wikipedia (dty)

PR-score:
270th place
501
-684
AR-score:
317th place
140
0
F-score:
353rd place
2
0

Lithuanian Wikipedia (lt)

PR-score:
8,780th place
501
-629
AR-score:
1,707th place
3,377
+2
F-score:
2,636th place
6
0

Telugu Wikipedia (te)

PR-score:
2,650th place
486
+171
AR-score:
4,673rd place
212
+89
F-score:
1,420th place
8
+1

Punjabi Wikipedia (pa)

PR-score:
2,099th place
461
-87
AR-score:
3,203rd place
215
0
F-score:
1,045th place
9
0

Basque Wikipedia (eu)

PR-score:
5,357th place
412
-1,379
AR-score:
3,343rd place
1,039
0
F-score:
2,036th place
8
0

Urdu Wikipedia (ur)

PR-score:
3,688th place
398
-1,083
AR-score:
3,241st place
588
0
F-score:
1,710th place
7
0

Kazakh Wikipedia (kk)

PR-score:
2,951st place
397
-940
AR-score:
1,319th place
702
0
F-score:
1,991st place
3
0

Norwegian (Nynorsk) Wikipedia (nn)

PR-score:
3,683rd place
333
+122
AR-score:
10,179th place
111
0
F-score:
13,778th place
1
0

Tagalog Wikipedia (tl)

PR-score:
3,849th place
328
-142
AR-score:
2,608th place
548
0
F-score:
1,359th place
8
0

Gujarati Wikipedia (gu)

PR-score:
1,565th place
312
-19
AR-score:
1,068th place
415
0
F-score:
496th place
12
0

Belarusian (Taraškievica) Wikipedia (be-x-old)

PR-score:
2,900th place
285
0
AR-score:
3,247th place
485
+14
F-score:
6,004th place
1
0

Yoruba Wikipedia (yo)

PR-score:
1,164th place
257
-44
AR-score:
552nd place
835
0
F-score:
257th place
7
0

Marathi Wikipedia (mr)

PR-score:
2,412th place
236
-231
AR-score:
1,570th place
597
0
F-score:
654th place
6
0

Maithili Wikipedia (mai)

PR-score:
911th place
229
+13
AR-score:
1,439th place
60
0
F-score:
717th place
2
0

Belarusian Wikipedia (be)

PR-score:
6,467th place
211
-217
AR-score:
5,346th place
402
0
F-score:
2,911th place
7
0

Burmese Wikipedia (my)

PR-score:
2,748th place
204
-25
AR-score:
3,975th place
48
0
F-score:
1,496th place
3
0

Uzbek Wikipedia (uz)

PR-score:
2,624th place
184
+7
AR-score:
4,246th place
34
+3
F-score:
1,186th place
4
0

Maltese Wikipedia (mt)

PR-score:
798th place
171
+57
AR-score:
378th place
428
0
F-score:
384th place
3
0

Occitan Wikipedia (oc)

PR-score:
1,985th place
159
-24
AR-score:
877th place
992
0
F-score:
1,281st place
3
0

Xhosa Wikipedia (xh)

PR-score:
214th place
150
-220
AR-score:
177th place
64
0
F-score:
93rd place
2
0

Albanian Wikipedia (sq)

PR-score:
7,297th place
145
-113
AR-score:
10,152nd place
58
-3
F-score:
1,954th place
6
0

Kannada Wikipedia (kn)

PR-score:
4,793rd place
142
-60
AR-score:
2,544th place
301
0
F-score:
1,466th place
9
0

Bashkir Wikipedia (ba)

PR-score:
4,359th place
142
-246
AR-score:
6,884th place
52
0
F-score:
4,615th place
2
0

Irish Wikipedia (ga)

PR-score:
1,435th place
140
-140
AR-score:
520th place
1,420
0
F-score:
2,107th place
1
0

Scottish Gaelic Wikipedia (gd)

PR-score:
1,681st place
125
-100
AR-score:
1,854th place
150
0
F-score:
2,448th place
1
0

Santali Wikipedia (sat)

PR-score:
983rd place
120
+120
AR-score:
2,660th place
5
+5
F-score:
989th place
2
+2

Mirandese Wikipedia (mwl)

PR-score:
852nd place
111
-199
AR-score:
1,020th place
50
0
F-score:
349th place
3
0

Mazandarani Wikipedia (mzn)

PR-score:
1,026th place
100
0
AR-score:
859th place
100
0
F-score:
1,656th place
1
0

Igbo Wikipedia (ig)

PR-score:
394th place
76
-461
AR-score:
352nd place
39
0
F-score:
167th place
2
0

Esperanto Wikipedia (eo)

PR-score:
14,658th place
55
-36
AR-score:
4,074th place
982
0
F-score:
4,342nd place
4
0

Javanese Wikipedia (jv)

PR-score:
6,548th place
52
-35
AR-score:
6,486th place
148
0
F-score:
4,881st place
2
0

Breton Wikipedia (br)

PR-score:
3,058th place
50
-33
AR-score:
3,897th place
50
0
F-score:
3,670th place
1
0

Piedmontese Wikipedia (pms)

PR-score:
161st place
49
+8
AR-score:
145th place
83
0
F-score:
23rd place
3
0

Latin Wikipedia (la)

PR-score:
6,312th place
49
-54
AR-score:
4,449th place
223
0
F-score:
2,776th place
2
0

Sinhalese Wikipedia (si)

PR-score:
3,989th place
47
-73
AR-score:
2,994th place
47
0
F-score:
985th place
5
0

Oriya Wikipedia (or)

PR-score:
3,524th place
42
-2
AR-score:
4,881st place
22
0
F-score:
1,077th place
4
0

Ossetian Wikipedia (os)

PR-score:
513th place
42
-2
AR-score:
650th place
27
0
F-score:
540th place
1
0

Luxembourgish Wikipedia (lb)

PR-score:
3,245th place
40
0
AR-score:
3,049th place
120
0
F-score:
1,523rd place
2
0

Hausa Wikipedia (ha)

PR-score:
876th place
37
-44
AR-score:
1,177th place
12
0
F-score:
1,195th place
1
0

Assamese Wikipedia (as)

PR-score:
4,087th place
37
+14
AR-score:
3,796th place
39
+7
F-score:
2,777th place
2
0

Shona Wikipedia (sn)

PR-score:
132nd place
37
+9
AR-score:
166th place
8
0
F-score:
103rd place
1
0

Aragonese Wikipedia (an)

PR-score:
2,717th place
33
+22
AR-score:
3,239th place
11
0
F-score:
2,619th place
1
0

Northern Sotho Wikipedia (nso)

PR-score:
126th place
31
+9
AR-score:
146th place
17
0
F-score:
119th place
1
0

Samogitian Wikipedia (bat-smg)

PR-score:
272nd place
28
-7
AR-score:
265th place
75
0
F-score:
143rd place
1
0

South Azerbaijani Wikipedia (azb)

PR-score:
9,877th place
25
0
AR-score:
8,671st place
50
0
F-score:
10,041st place
1
0

Lombard Wikipedia (lmo)

PR-score:
1,280th place
25
-125
AR-score:
652nd place
150
0
F-score:
831st place
1
0

Western Punjabi Wikipedia (pnb)

PR-score:
5,575th place
17
0
AR-score:
4,902nd place
17
0
F-score:
2,844th place
2
0

Cantonese Wikipedia (zh-yue)

PR-score:
9,101st place
16
-6
AR-score:
5,198th place
127
0
F-score:
2,045th place
3
0

Tatar Wikipedia (tt)

PR-score:
7,027th place
12
-88
AR-score:
7,289th place
12
0
F-score:
7,627th place
1
0

Lao Wikipedia (lo)

PR-score:
778th place
9
0
AR-score:
868th place
1
0
F-score:
251st place
2
0

Western Armenian Wikipedia (hyw)

PR-score:
5,294th place
6
-14
AR-score:
4,530th place
26
0
F-score:
4,675th place
1
0

Sindhi Wikipedia (sd)

PR-score:
3,212th place
4
0
AR-score:
2,626th place
14
0
F-score:
1,964th place
1
0

Sundanese Wikipedia (su)

PR-score:
5,753rd place
1
0
AR-score:
5,631st place
1
0
F-score:
4,791st place
1
0

Limburgish Wikipedia (li)

PR-score:
1,235th place
1
-1
AR-score:
1,158th place
2
0
F-score:
1,178th place
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BestRef shows popularity and reliability scores for sources in references of Wikipedia articles in different languages. Data extraction based on complex method using Wikimedia dumps. To find the most popular and reliable sources we used information about over 200 million references of Wikipedia articles. More details...