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Designing Buildings Wiki is the construction industry knowledge base, used by 8.5 million people a year to share articles about products, services, processes and best practice. Our users are construction professionals looking for knowledge to help them in their work.
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The breakdown of our registered users is shown below:
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|Subject area||Category||Percentage of total traffic|
|Contracts / payment||25.9|
|Cost / business planning||14.1|
|Products / components||14.9|
|Roles / services||6.5|
|Legislaton and standards||Case law||1.0|
|Health and safety / CDM||7.4|
|Standards / measurements||8.6|
|Projects and case studies||2.9|
|Publications / reports||2.0|
|Research / innovation||1.7|
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