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Having been participating on Stack Overflow a bit recently, I've noticed this:

This doesn't seem to exist on Ask Different:

Can it be added?

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  • Good question, is it because SO is a bit bigger? If you check stackexchange.com/sites you can see SO is (according to the image) 4 times bigger than AskDifferent. – Rob Feb 25 '14 at 10:31
  • @Robuust Yeah, but why does that mean that the statistic isn't shown here? – grg Feb 25 '14 at 10:55
  • I have no idea, I'd like to see it too. But that was my point - maybe it's still in beta on SO? I don't know? Just guessing along with you. – Rob Feb 25 '14 at 11:12
  • Can a moderator flag it to development - or this needs to be reposted on meta.stackexchnage.com – mmmmmm Feb 25 '14 at 14:10
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It seems only SO shows the rep. league.

Since SE has 115(!) Q&A sites all in all, I made a script (obviously :P) to look through each of them and check whether profile pages showed rep. league.

The result was that no other SE sites but SO showed it. To be extra sure, I also recorded total number of users for each site and number of users with actual RP change. And thus, I don't think it has anything to do with community size.

Just to give you an idea of community sizes on SE:

  • SO has ~2.85 mill.
  • Ask Ubuntu has ~181k
  • Ask Different has ~54k
  • Homebrew has 3.6k
  • Italian has 445

So maybe the SE devs are just trying it out on their largest site? Doesn't seem to be by mistake that it only shows on SO.

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Seems it's been done — it now exists as of rev 2014.5.14.1605:

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  • Showing too precise precision i.e. that should make more sense as ).2% and mine should be 1% rather than .98% – mmmmmm May 20 '14 at 18:47
  • @Mark I guess it's using the same code as SO/etc where 0.01% is a fair few spots on the leaderboard. – grg Jun 11 '14 at 19:36
  • SO seems to be rounded to 1 significant figure e.g. 2% which is why I noticed – mmmmmm Jun 11 '14 at 20:02

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