Much has been made of the recent “censorship” by the Indian government and the spurt in “takedown” notices from India over the year. Granted that this is indeed deplorable, a quick look at the data published over at the Google Transparency Report website reveals some interesting stats about the state of affairs in other “free” countries. (Data is for 2011) (Click on the image for an interactive view)

Google Take Down requests

Did you like this? Share it: