What does this mean?

To comply with WCAG AA, the colour of text must sufficiently contrast with its background color, so that people with moderate visual impairments can read it.

The contrast ratio must be at least 4.5:1 for body text, and 3:1 for large text.

A much more demanding version of this check (1.4.6) exists for WCAG AAA. Ignoring an issue in this check will also ignore it in that check, and vice versa.



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Example use Found on page Occurrences
ODR HELPDESK

Contrast is 1.47, needs to be 4.5

1
BOXED

Contrast is 2.01, needs to be 4.5

125
Nov 17, 2020

Contrast is 2.49, needs to be 4.5

79
Article

Contrast is 3.12, needs to be 4.5

53
1

Contrast is 3.3, needs to be 4.5

45
The UK European Consumer Centre (UK ECC) is part of the European Consumer Centre Network (ECC-Net) which is a networ ...

Contrast is 4.48, needs to be 4.5

1
DIRECTOR

Contrast is 2.86, needs to be 4.5

1
305 distinct issues were found in the sample of 125 web pages.
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