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I read somewhere that more or less each month a new data dump is available. The last dump for Stack Overflow was on February 9, 2011. So when can I expect the new data dump?

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Do you mean 2010 or 2011? –  Pëkka Mar 16 '11 at 17:42
    
@Pekka Sorry 2010... Still living in the old year here. –  RoflcoptrException Mar 16 '11 at 17:44
    
Expect it more or less a month or more after the last update or so –  random Mar 16 '11 at 17:51
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@random perhaps never before has your username been more appropriate –  Daniel DiPaolo Mar 16 '11 at 17:56
    
@Daniel ahahahaha! –  Pëkka Mar 16 '11 at 17:59
    
you may have the data confused with SEDE. Data Dump : blog.stackoverflow.com/category/cc-wiki-dump SEDE: data.stackexchange.com –  gideon Mar 16 '11 at 19:04
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sorry multi collider user drop down has taken every bit of bandwidth this week –  waffles Mar 16 '11 at 20:47
    
@waffles any word from the powers of when SEDE will be updated!! See comments on answer below. –  gideon Mar 17 '11 at 17:00
    
See also answers to similar question meta.stackexchange.com/questions/134589/… –  Michael Freidgeim Jun 8 '13 at 10:23

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The data dumps now only come out every two months, so you can expect a new one just after April Fool's Day. SEDE is still updated monthly, though.

Because the dumps are quite a bit of work for us, we’re moving to a bi-monthly schedule instead of monthly. Meaning, you can expect dumps every two months instead of every month. If you have an urgent need for more timely data than this, contact us directly, or use the Stack Exchange Data Explorer, which will continue to be updated monthly.

the blog

EDIT:
As of September 2011, it's every three months.

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but SEDE hasn't been updated since Feb 9th either =( –  gideon Mar 16 '11 at 18:58
    
@giddy, hm, right you are. +1. –  Pops Mar 16 '11 at 19:49
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I've been checking it obsessively everyday since Mar 9th! =S –  gideon Mar 17 '11 at 3:22
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@giddy thanks im not the only one. –  RoflcoptrException Mar 17 '11 at 11:21

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