StatisticsNumber of users 1,045,770Number of GPS points 3,295,708,898Number of nodes 1,788,120,111Number of ways 171,187,609Active users / month 17,478Wikipedia:Number of pages: 29,551,074Number of articles: 4,173,959Active users / month 135,706
Animation 1Ito World – OSM Edits 2011http://vimeo.com/489842702011_year_of_edits.mp4
Animation 2Derick Rethans – OSM Edits 2012http://vimeo.com/563747422011_year_of_edits.mp4This animation shows all additions and modifications of nodes (flashes)and cumulative edits (fading to purple) in 2012.Additional visualisations are the redaction bots work (flying away yellow spheres) and the shift to ODbL (green flash).
YOU CAN GET THE DATA1) direct dump – planet (26G Compressed) whole, day, hour, minute2) API i.e. OverPass3) Extracts Shapefile format (buildings, natural, place, rail, roads, water, points, landuse)
H.O.T.Humanitarian OpenStreetMap TeamThe Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team [H.O.T.] isa new initiative to apply the principles of opensource and open data sharing towardshumanitarian response and economicdevelopment.