A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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2016

Total words in 2016 year :145,224 (7% of full corpus)
Locations within this year include:-

Bellshill
Glasgow
St Andrews
Dunfermline
Edinburgh
Turriff
Linlithgow
Banffshire
North Ayrshire
Stirling
Aberdeen

Dialect codes within this year include:-
ORK - Orkney
SEC - (South) East Central
WCE - West Central
LAL - General Lallans
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ABN - Aberdeen
EDN - Edinburgh
MNA - Mid Northern A
SHD - Shetland
GLA - Glasgow
SWE - South West (Galloway)
SYN - Synthetic (no region)

44,666 words from Ulster-Scots Language Society (30.8% of this year)
33,695 words from Fitt, Matthew (23.2% of this year)
10,549 words from Hutchison, Pat (7.3% of this year)
5,982 words from Muir, Glenn (4.1% of this year)
4,184 words from Forde, Iain W D (2.9% of this year)
4,106 words from McClurg, Fernando (2.8% of this year)
4,057 words from McKillop, Roger (2.8% of this year)
3,314 words from Philips, Cally (2.3% of this year)
3,145 words from Strachan, Shane (2.2% of this year)
3,009 words from @fittiecrooners (2.1% of this year)
2,311 words from Clark, Thomas (1.6% of this year)
2,265 words from Handy, Robbie (1.6% of this year)
1,601 words from @DoricPhrases (1.1% of this year)
1,586 words from Hall, Simon W. (1.1% of this year)
1,479 words from Hodgart, John (1% of this year)
1,458 words from Campbell, Karen (1% of this year)
1,389 words from @the_gellick (1% of this year)
1,384 words from Murdoch, Steve (1% of this year)
1,222 words from Davidson, Alistair (0.8% of this year)
1,175 words from Young, Clive (0.8% of this year)
1,141 words from Hershaw, William (0.8% of this year)
1,094 words from @helenmoncrieff (0.8% of this year)
1,081 words from @jax6754 (0.7% of this year)
1,017 words from Puchowski, James (0.7% of this year)
971 words from @Doric_Bananaman (0.7% of this year)
931 words from Durie, Nick (0.6% of this year)
822 words from Seth-Smith, Niki (0.6% of this year)
663 words from @fairpechtoot (0.5% of this year)
598 words from Blackhall, Sheena (0.4% of this year)
583 words from Sneddon, Alison (0.4% of this year)
571 words from DaibhidC (0.4% of this year)
542 words from Curt_Kenobi (0.4% of this year)
403 words from @mcfarlane_irene (0.3% of this year)
202 words from @OrangRuth (0.1% of this year)
181 words from Gilmour, Rosie (0.1% of this year)
178 words from @alistairdunn (0.1% of this year)
175 words from Letford, William (0.1% of this year)
134 words from @IshbelMcF (0.1% of this year)
95 words from Paterson, Stuart A. (0.1% of this year)
59 words from @Julie_Dennison (0% of this year)
49 words from @fourmenterian (0% of this year)
24 words from @HurchinHome (0% of this year)
23 words from @_Erinboyle_ (0% of this year)
8 words from @jamie_ginger (0% of this year)

and 1,102 words by 10 people on Facebook

Genre by year

2016
..............................................................blog - 22,337 words in total
........poetry - 2,609 words in total
.........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................prose - 107,509 words in total
..................................social - 11,990 words in total
...weans - 779 words in total