An analysis of the contents of PEDro in the 4 January 2016 update is now available on the PEDro statistics page.
The number of reports of trials has continued to expand at an exponential rate.
Musculoskeletal and cardiothoracic physiotherapy have the largest quantity of trials, reviews and guidelines indexed on PEDro.
For all trial reports indexed on PEDro, the average total PEDro score is 5.0 (standard deviation 1.6). 35% of trial reports are of moderate to high quality, scoring ≥ 6/10 on the PEDro scale. Reports were published in a total of 29 different languages.
During 2015 PEDro was used to answer 2,043,212 questions. This means that a new search was initiated every 15 seconds, on average, during 2015. PEDro users were from 222 countries. The five countries with the highest usage in 2015 were the United States of America (14.4%), Brazil (11.5%), Australia (9.6%), Spain (7.5%), and the Germany (4.3%).