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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How close this website is to fixing this issue.

Example use Found on page Occurrences
2019

Contrast is 2.28, needs to be 4.5

31
North America

Contrast is 2.28, needs to be 3

27
D

Contrast is 2.09, needs to be 3

15
02

Contrast is 1.85, needs to be 4.5

1
Join PageGroup

Contrast is 3.61, needs to be 4.5

89
AGM Pre-Meeting 2020

Contrast is 3.61, needs to be 4.5

30
Page 14

Contrast is 2.92, needs to be 4.5

17
Five year summary

Contrast is 4.28, needs to be 4.5

1
211 distinct issues were found in the sample of 89 web pages.
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