IETF Statistics

Document Area Distribution

“Document Stats -- What is Going on in the IETF?”



List of areas

  • Routing has 269 documents (34.75% of all) and 328 related drafts (together 5.74% of all).
  • Applications and Real-Time has 128 documents (16.54% of all) and 50 related drafts (together 1.71% of all).
  • Security has 109 documents (14.08% of all) and 77 related drafts (together 1.79% of all).
  • Operations and Management has 77 documents (9.95% of all) and 90 related drafts (together 1.61% of all).
  • Transport has 73 documents (9.43% of all) and 103 related drafts (together 1.69% of all).
  • Internet has 71 documents (9.17% of all) and 85 related drafts (together 1.50% of all).
  • General has 13 documents (1.68% of all) and 1 related drafts (together 0.13% of all).

Definition of a related document is that it matches the pattern draft-something-wg, where something is not ietf, and wg is the name of a working group.

Data Freshness and Source

This is a part of a statistics report generated by authorstats on 2019-08-21.

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