Get the number of views on a collection for a given date.


This method requires authentication with 'read' permission.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
date (Required)
Stats will be returned for this date. This should be in either be in YYYY-MM-DD or unix timestamp format. A day according to Flickr Stats starts at midnight GMT for all users, and timestamps will automatically be rounded down to the start of the day.
collection_id (Required)
The id of the collection to get stats for.

Example Response

<stats views="24" />

Error Codes

1: User does not have stats
The user you have requested stats has not enabled stats on their account.
2: No stats for that date
No stats are available for the date requested. Flickr only keeps stats data for the last 28 days.
3: Invalid date
The date provided could not be parsed
4: Collection not found
The collection id was either invalid or was for a collection not owned by the calling user.
95: SSL is required
SSL is required to access the Flickr API.
96: Invalid signature
The passed signature was invalid.
97: Missing signature
The call required signing but no signature was sent.
98: Login failed / Invalid auth token
The login details or auth token passed were invalid.
99: User not logged in / Insufficient permissions
The method requires user authentication but the user was not logged in, or the authenticated method call did not have the required permissions.
100: Invalid API Key
The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.

API Explorer

API Explorer : flickr.stats.getCollectionStats