This is a list of times when at least 1000 Wikipedians (ideally excluding sock puppets) actually explicitly voted in support of someone or something.

> 100,000

Wikipedia for World Heritage

> 10,000

Response to 2017 ban in Turkey

Wikimedia GFDL to Creative Commons Licensing Change, 2009

Main article: m:Licensing update/Result

  1. Yes - 13,242
  2. No - 1,829

> 1,000

Global sysops vote

1,802 eligible users voted on the creation of global sysop group, in which 1,385 was in favor.

Community open letter on renaming

This June 2020 petition passed 1000 signatures in August 2021. In the petition, community members object to the Wikimedia Foundation renaming itself as "Wikipedia".

Open letter for freedom of panorama

2015 Board elections

Main article: m:Wikimedia Foundation elections 2015/Results § Board elections

  1. Raystorm - 2,184
  2. Pundit - 2,028
  3. Phoebe - 1,955
  4. Doc James - 1,857
  5. Denny - 1,628
  6. Carrite - 1,571
  7. Taketa - 1,524
  8. Pgallert - 1,467
  9. CristianCantoro - 1,381
  10. Sj - 1,330
  11. Smerus - 1,192
  12. Ali Haidar Khan - 1,134
  13. Mohamed Ouda - 1,112
  14. EdSaperia - 1,109
  15. Sky Harbor - 1,069
  16. Saileshpat - 1,010
(Trivia: 4,620 voted "neutral" in support of Peteforsyth who had withdrawn shortly before. This is the highest number of votes reached overall elections.)

2015 ArbCom election

Main page: Wikipedia:Arbitration Committee Elections December 2015

  1. Opabinia regalis - 1,121
  2. Casliber - 1,118
  3. Keilana - 1,118
  4. GorillaWarfare - 1,111
  5. Drmies - 1,038

2016 ArbCom election

Main page: Wikipedia:Arbitration Committee Elections December 2016

  1. Newyorkbrad 1,097

2017 ArbCom election

Main page: Wikipedia:Arbitration Committee Elections December 2017

  1. KrakatoaKatie 1,072

2018 ArbCom election

Main page: Wikipedia:Arbitration Committee Elections December 2018

  1. GorillaWarfare 1,064

See also