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Subject: Number of Uk Government websites
Category: Miscellaneous
Asked by: textman-ga
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Posted: 03 Jul 2006 05:50 PDT
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How many UK government or government-related websites are there in the UK?
Subject: Re: Number of Uk Government websites
Answered By: rainbow-ga on 03 Jul 2006 08:22 PDT
Hi textman,

The following is the result of my research for the number of UK
government websites:

"Alan Mather, head of the Cabinet Office's e-delivery team, last week
made the case for centralisation. Mather estimated that the government
has more than 4,000 websites, containing some 5 million pages. "That
is costing half a billion pounds a year just to keep them ticking
The result, said Mather, is that citizens can't find their way around..."

Hoping to become a favourite 
Guardian Unlimited,13270,1320968,00.html

"For some reason, governments seem to love creating lots and lots of
websites. It is estimated that there are some 4,000 UK government

Have you got too many websites?
Gerry McGovern

"As the count of government websites rose inexorably ? from 1,600 in
mid-2002 to 2,500 a year later and nearly 4,000 by mid-2005 ? citizen
interest in all but a few moved in the opposite direction."

Ten Years of e-government, Part 2 

"What we currently have is government services currently fragmented
across more than 3,000 gov.ukdomain-name websites and 900 central
government websites."

The Relationship between Citizen and Government in an Electronic Age 
United Nations Online Network in Public Administration and Finance

This paper may interest you:

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estimated number "uk government websites" "3500..4500"

I hope the information provided is helpful. If you have any questions
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