I found this link   on how IP addresses are mapped to Geo locations  from
Eric's blog post. http://www.maxmind.com/app/ip-locate

Cheers
Arjun

On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 10:11 AM, CherianTinu Abraham
<tinucher...@gmail.com>wrote:

> I agree to that one..My company's internet gateway for this office is via
> Honk Kong. So my views and edits may be seen as from Honk Kong !
>
> But still, this is a good data point to start with...
>
> Regards
> Tinu Cherian
>
>
> On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 9:44 AM, arjuna rao chavala <
> arjunar...@googlemail.com> wrote:
>
>>
>>
>> On Wed, Sep 8, 2010 at 3:20 AM, theo10011 <de10...@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>>  Hey everyone
>>>
>>> Just wanted to inform everyone that there are some new statistics
>>> available about global Wikipedia usage for Q3 of this year.
>>> --cut--
>>> The most surprising information is in the language-wise breakdown of
>>> edits per country:
>>>
>>>
>>> http://stats.wikimedia.org/wikimedia/squids/SquidReportVisitsPerLanguageBreakdown.htm#
>>>
>>> The first Indian language on the list by 0.03% of global share is Hindi,
>>> followed by Telugu, Malayalam and Marathi, all at 0.02% of global Usage. the
>>> most surprising statistics is that the largest Page views to these languages
>>> is not from India but the US sometimes more than several times the number of
>>> views from India. Tamil is the only language where this disparity as its
>>> lowest.
>>>
>>> Interesting update. But I have a doubt  your conclusion on one point
>> about language page view statistic, based on my analysis of localized
>> firefox 
>> users.<http://tech4society.blogspot.com/2010/03/firefox-indic-language-usage-is-not.html>
>>
>> I feel that if a multinational company headquarted in US  has a set of IP
>> addresses, it can use those addresses from India as well. Or the proxy might
>> be US IP. In which case the Indian page views can be treated as US page
>> views. If the number of edits from India have gone up in the respective
>> language, the views also would go up, as the views for the edits are not
>> removed from the total views.
>>
>> Cheers
>> Arjun
>>
>>
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