NoteTwitter location data is available only if a Twitter user chooses to activate it. For each individual Tweet, they can choose whether or not to include location data and which location they want to specify, regardless of their real location. For example, a user in New York City could select Edinburgh, Scotland as the purported origin of a Tweet. If they choose not to include location data, all the twitter.place.* targets are unpopulated for that Tweet.
The country from which a Tweet was sent.
See also twitter.place.country_code.
Filter for Tweets for which the user-supplied location information is in the US:
twitter.place.country == "United States"
Filter for Tweets for which the user-supplied location information is in the UK:
twitter.place.country == "United Kingdom"
Here are some sample countries that you can filter against:
|Belgium||Bosnia and Herzegovina||Brasil|
|Japan||Korea, Republic Of||Kosovo|
|Lao People's Democratic Republic||Latvia||Luxembourg|
|Macedonia, the Former Yugoslav Republic Of||Malaysia||Martinique|
|Switzerland||Taiwan, Republic of China||Thailand|
|The Netherlands||Trinidad and Tobago||Tunisia|
|Turkey||Ukraine||United Arab Emirates|
|United Kingdom||United States||Uruguay|
|Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic Of|
Target service: Twitter
Target object: Twitter: Place
Always exists: No