In the same interview, Wales also claimed the number of editors was "stable and sustainable".
A 2013 article titled "The Decline of Wikipedia" in MIT's Technology Review questioned this claim.
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In November 2009, a researcher at the Rey Juan Carlos University in Madrid found that the English Wikipedia had lost 49,000 editors during the first three months of 2009; in comparison, the project lost only 4,900 editors during the same period in 2008.
Two years later, in 2011, Wales acknowledged the presence of a slight decline, noting a decrease from "a little more than 36,000 writers" in June 2010 to 35,800 in June 2011.