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What countries have the most Stack Overflow users per capita? [duplicate]

This is a follow-up to Where in the world do Stack Overflow users say they are from? As requested by Kyle Cronin, I've calculated the number of Stack Overflow users per capita. I'm making this a ...
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How many users does SO get from different countries? [duplicate]

Is there a breakdown of SO user distribution? I would like to know how many users SO gets from different countries. This query is not supported in the JSON API unfortunately.
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Updated statistics about where our users are from [duplicate]

This blog post contains a breakdown of SO users by country, but it's quite old. It is possible to make another one with updated data? Thanks. EDIT: this was just posted on http://blog.stackoverflow....
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Allow downvoting comments

Answers and questions allow both upvoting and downvoting - comments, however, only allow upvoting. I think it would be useful to allow downvoting of comments for two reasons: First, if you ...
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Feedback And Initiatives On International Sites

Stack Overflow's ultimate goal is, with our community's help, to build a library of detailed answers to every programming question. Together with our brave users, we've gone on an amazing adventure as ...
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Influence of the weather in the upvote/downvote ratio?

I'm under the impression that the weather can influence the mood and have some impact in voting statistics. Is there any way of verifying this hypothesis? I mean, is the daily total of upvotes and ...
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Finding Top Users by country

I was looking at a website, the author had placed his Stack Exchange link in his website. It catch my eyes and I followed the link. in the Stack Exchange website it was written that he is one of the ...
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When is the best day and time to post a question to Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Best Time to Ask Questions When is the best day time to post a question to Stack Overflow? Although I know that Stack Overflow is not US-only, I'd suspect that the majority ...
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Duplicating Meta Posts (Avoiding the Wrath of Meta)

In late 2009 Kip created these awesome posts explaining where SO users are from: Where in the world do Stack Overflow users say they are from? What countries have the most Stack Overflow users per ...
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Portuguese programming site: one of SE or plagiarism of SE sites?

I am commited to SO in portuguese at Area 51. Today i got a email, from someone who "found me at SO", suggesting me to join a Q&A site for portuguese programmers. The layout/concept is same SE's ...
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Adding companies for users so that we can see from which companies best awnsers come

Would it be nice to sign up as company and that users that work for such a company can link up with this company. This way you would get rankings of developing companies all over the world with most ...
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Ads on Stack Overflow for jobs outside of US [closed]

I'm based outside of the US, and yet the ads that I see on Stack Overflow are always for U.S.-based jobs. Is this because SO does not have advertisers outside of the US, or because SO has some setting ...