A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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2005

Total words in 2005 year :67,908 (2.6% of full corpus)
Locations within this year include:-

East Lothian
Galway
Arbroath
Dumfries
Dundee
Selkirk
Prestwick
Hamilton

Dialect codes within this year include:-
SHD - Shetland
SEC - (South) East Central
DOR - General Northern
ORK - Orkney
CUL - Coleraine Ulster (North Antrim)
ABN - Aberdeen
DUL - Donegal (East Donegal)
SNO - South Northern
SWE - South West (Galloway)
LAL - General Central
NEC - North East Central
SEA - South East (Borders)
WCE - West Central
EDN - Edinburgh

21,625 words from Smith, Alex (31.8% of this year)
9,463 words from Fitt, Matthew (13.9% of this year)
7,015 words from De Luca, Christine (10.3% of this year)
2,928 words from Horsbroch, Dauvit (4.3% of this year)
2,813 words from Holton, Brian (4.1% of this year)
2,759 words from Douglas, Sheila (4.1% of this year)
2,531 words from Purves, David (3.7% of this year)
2,431 words from McClure, Derrick J. (3.6% of this year)
2,126 words from Fairnie, Robert (3.1% of this year)
2,117 words from Eagle, Andy (3.1% of this year)
1,823 words from Farrow, Kenneth D. (2.7% of this year)
1,556 words from Hodgson, Brent (2.3% of this year)
1,348 words from Calder, Bob (2% of this year)
1,000 words from Fleemin, Sandy (1.5% of this year)
924 words from Hershaw, William (1.4% of this year)
776 words from Gillen, Charles (1.1% of this year)
615 words from Matheson, Ann (0.9% of this year)
501 words from Goodbrand Saunders, Donald (0.7% of this year)
463 words from Tindal, Betty (0.7% of this year)
443 words from Lamb, Gregor (0.7% of this year)
376 words from Philp, George (0.6% of this year)
363 words from Drosten, John (0.5% of this year)
339 words from Parkins, Hazel (0.5% of this year)
290 words from Niven, Liz (0.4% of this year)
269 words from Purdie, David C. (0.4% of this year)
235 words from McPartlin, John (0.3% of this year)
192 words from Hardie, George (0.3% of this year)
190 words from Kynoch, Douglas (0.3% of this year)
163 words from Blackhall, Sheena (0.2% of this year)
113 words from Robb, Lydia (0.2% of this year)
63 words from Jamieson, Robert Alan (0.1% of this year)
58 words from Swannock Fulton, Rab (0.1% of this year)

Genre by year

2005
...........newspaper - 3,687 words in total
.......................................................poetry - 18,632 words in total
...........................................................................................................prose - 36,126 words in total
............................weans - 9,463 words in total