Help:Plainlist format – variable #querycondition

Variable #querycondition
This help page explains how to add the querycondition to a template.

This help page explains the usage of the #querycondition variable when using templates with result format "Plainlist"Outputs results in a comma separated list, with additional outputs shown in parentheses. The output does not provide class attributes to HTML elements (default for queries without printout statements). to display the output of your queries. It was introduced with Semantic MediaWiki 1.9.2Released on 18 April 2014 and compatible with MW 1.19.0 - 1.22.x..1

The content to be added to the query on the template as the #querycondition variable equals the query condition used to select the pages for the output of the query specifying the template.


 [[Located in::Germany]]
City Population Area
Berlin 3,520,061 891.85 km²344.34 sqmi <br />
Cologne 1,080,394 405.02 km²156.38 sqmi <br />
Frankfurt 679,664 248.31 km²95.87 sqmi <br />
Munich 1,353,186 310.43 km²119.86 sqmi <br />
Stuttgart 606,588 207.35 km²80.06 sqmi <br />
Würzburg 126,635 87.63 km²33.83 sqmi <br />
Average 1,227,755 358.43 km²
Total 7,366,528 2,150.59 km²

The templates used to create this example: TableUnnamedArgsHeader, TableUnnamedArgsBody and TableUnnamedArgsConditionFooter.

  • The variable is added to the template with {{{#querycondition}}}. Prior to Semantic MediaWiki 3.0.0Released on 11 October 2018 and compatible with MW 1.27.0 - 1.31.x. like, e.g. {{{smw-resultquerycondition}}} .
  • The query condition in the above example is: [[Category:City]] [[Located in::Germany]] [[Area::+]] [[Population::+]].

See also[edit]


  1. ^  Semantic MediaWiki: GitHub pull request gh:smw:217