[CQ-Contest] LOTW Percentage

David Gilbert xdavid at cis-broadband.com
Wed Feb 25 17:56:13 PST 2009

You have to be pretty careful how you look at the percentages.  Rates 
for recent QSOs run much higher than for older ones, of course.  
Contesters tend to routinely upload their logs to LoTW while others may 
be less rigorous about it.  And of course it's less of a PITA for USA 
stations to get on LoTW than for the rest of the world, so those 
percentages will be different.

It would be interesting to see LoTW confirmation percentages by year for 
hams who have been very active and who have been doing this for a while, 
and to compare confirmation percentages for contest QSOs versus all others.

Dave   AB7E

Lee Buller wrote:
> I am curious as to the percentage of stations worked and station confirmed on LOTW.  Mine is running about 36%  Is that typical or am I low or high?
> I hope this is not off-topic, but quite a few contesters use LOTW.
> Lee - K0WA

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