I already commented on this issue in this question. Compare all time number edits in stats.SE and the number of strunk and white badges awarded. 16 people should have been awarded the badge, but only 5 are awarded. So it seems that reported number of edits possibly includes self-edits. Am I right? If it is so, is it feasible to include them? If it is not so, what kind of edits are included?
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The only difference between the count used for
So the count is higher. To sum it up, those are the edits which are included:
Community Wiki posts are also counted same way as ordinary posts. Suggested edits count only when approved.
I have mixed feelings about fixing this. I am tempted to leave as is cause you already get
Let me know how you feel about it in comments, can be swayed either way.