A Corpus of 21st Century Scots Texts

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2021

Total words in 2021 year :460,804 (17.7% of full corpus)
Locations within this year include:-
East Central
North Ayrshire
Stranraer
Whalsay

Larne
Glasgow
Ayrshire
Fife
Dumfries and Galloway
Greenock
Stirling
Edinburgh
Shetland
Brae
Scottish Borders
Fraserburgh
East Coast
Renfrew
Dumfries

Dialect codes within this year include:-
SEC - (South) East Central
WCE - West Central
SWE - South West (Galloway)
SHD - Shetland
ORK - Orkney
EUL - East Antrim (Larne)
GLA - Glasgow
AYR - Ayrshire
SYN - Synthetic (no region)
SNO - South Northern
DOR - General Northern
MNA - Mid Northern A
EDN - Edinburgh
LAL - General Central
GUL - General Ulster
DUN - Dundee
SEA - South East (Borders)
BUL - Ballymena Ulster (Mid Antrim)
PUL - Peninsular Ulster (Ards)

68,960 words from Percy, Ely (15% of this year)
53,330 words from Burnett, Colin (11.6% of this year)
40,730 words from Grae, Emma (8.8% of this year)
40,104 words from Bennett, Peter (8.7% of this year)
26,617 words from Clark, Thomas (5.8% of this year)
26,305 words from Fraser, Barbara (5.7% of this year)
21,292 words from McClure, Derrick J. (4.6% of this year)
19,086 words from @kennethbryce184 (4.1% of this year)
13,746 words from Chisnall, Edward F. H. (3% of this year)
12,453 words from Giles, Harry Josephine (2.7% of this year)
7,755 words from Smith, Jamie (1.7% of this year)
7,607 words from Douglas, Ashley (1.7% of this year)
6,516 words from McDonald, Fiona (1.4% of this year)
6,356 words from Ulster Scots Agency (1.4% of this year)
4,520 words from Johnston, Barbara (1% of this year)
4,458 words from McMillan, Hugh (1% of this year)
4,447 words from Dempster, Michael (1% of this year)
4,116 words from Campbell, Robert (0.9% of this year)
3,931 words from King, Angeline (0.9% of this year)
3,380 words from Crawford, Ross (0.7% of this year)
3,356 words from Bruce, Lorraine (0.7% of this year)
3,310 words from @ThonJacobite (0.7% of this year)
3,254 words from @tattooedselkie (0.7% of this year)
3,091 words from Adamson, Donald (0.7% of this year)
2,946 words from Grieve, Ingrid (0.6% of this year)
2,876 words from Butler, Vera (0.6% of this year)
2,819 words from Garson, Sheila (0.6% of this year)
2,576 words from @annieones (0.6% of this year)
2,455 words from grandeicedcoffees (0.5% of this year)
2,361 words from Stevenson, Gerda (0.5% of this year)
2,111 words from Travers, Martin (0.5% of this year)
2,089 words from Young, Morna (0.5% of this year)
1,930 words from Norquoy, Greer (0.4% of this year)
1,838 words from Grieve, Issy (0.4% of this year)
1,729 words from The Mannie Fae Unco (0.4% of this year)
1,625 words from Steele, Gregor (0.4% of this year)
1,558 words from @JamieFairbairn1 (0.3% of this year)
1,558 words from Meikle, William (0.3% of this year)
1,483 words from @MizLiot (0.3% of this year)
1,482 words from @TheFarrierPhil (0.3% of this year)
1,397 words from Connor, Bailey (0.3% of this year)
1,383 words from @LairnScots (0.3% of this year)
1,314 words from Alston, Connor (0.3% of this year)
1,285 words from Hodgart, John (0.3% of this year)
1,239 words from Miller, Alison (0.3% of this year)
1,234 words from Fitt, Matthew (0.3% of this year)
1,221 words from Capener, Jack (0.3% of this year)
1,120 words from Orkney Voices Group (0.2% of this year)
1,110 words from MacDonald, Bo (0.2% of this year)
968 words from @Julie_Dennison (0.2% of this year)
949 words from Matthews, Lily (0.2% of this year)
908 words from Connelly, Gordon (0.2% of this year)
864 words from @LowEndJardo (0.2% of this year)
862 words from Nicholson, Hannah (0.2% of this year)
860 words from Geraghty, Martin (0.2% of this year)
853 words from Gillespie, Alan (0.2% of this year)
808 words from @changed_days (0.2% of this year)
768 words from Coyne, Hilary (0.2% of this year)
761 words from Stewart, Kenny (0.2% of this year)
707 words from Smith, Elaine C. (0.2% of this year)
703 words from Ahmad, Nyla (0.2% of this year)
638 words from @McGoo1888 (0.1% of this year)
622 words from De Luca, Christine (0.1% of this year)
573 words from Briggs, Susi (0.1% of this year)
556 words from Diansangu, Mae (0.1% of this year)
545 words from Rennie, Susan (0.1% of this year)
543 words from @peediepuss (0.1% of this year)
540 words from Wilson, Rab (0.1% of this year)
532 words from Hall, Simon W. (0.1% of this year)
522 words from Sands, Finn (0.1% of this year)
457 words from @Sinethugcat (0.1% of this year)
446 words from Wheeler, Leslie (0.1% of this year)
432 words from @FaeFoggie (0.1% of this year)
411 words from MacMinto, Gregor (0.1% of this year)
389 words from Lochhead, Liz (0.1% of this year)
337 words from @JamesAmcvean (0.1% of this year)
319 words from @StuartPoet (0.1% of this year)
286 words from @MartyMacMurtrie (0.1% of this year)
286 words from Blackhall, Sheena (0.1% of this year)
250 words from DfC Press Offys (0.1% of this year)
245 words from @RedValkyrie84 (0.1% of this year)
243 words from Mc Donnell, John (0.1% of this year)
239 words from Harper, Edith (0.1% of this year)
236 words from Cameron, Peter (0.1% of this year)
234 words from Brown, Moyra (0.1% of this year)
232 words from @johnkmitchinson (0.1% of this year)
225 words from @_Erinboyle_ (0% of this year)
196 words from Wilson, Lucy (0% of this year)
194 words from Pennie, Len (0% of this year)
176 words from @johnstone_shane (0% of this year)
174 words from Irvine, Chloe (0% of this year)
158 words from Strachan, Shane (0% of this year)
157 words from Harper, Emma (0% of this year)
152 words from @Rosehill_girl (0% of this year)
149 words from @Woodside Wullie (0% of this year)
115 words from West, Barbara (0% of this year)
114 words from @HJosephineGiles (0% of this year)
111 words from Hume, Caroline (0% of this year)
110 words from Robinson, Philip (0% of this year)
101 words from @Franwella (0% of this year)
83 words from Lawrenson, Dorothy (0% of this year)
77 words from @sovereigndaisy (0% of this year)
48 words from @jamieonkeys (0% of this year)
17 words from @OrangRuth (0% of this year)

and 4,864 words by 8 people on Facebook

Genre by year

2021
..blog - 4,266 words in total
...government - 6,763 words in total
.newspaper - 1,285 words in total
......................................poetry - 87,401 words in total
.......................................................................................................................prose - 273,135 words in total
.script - 2,111 words in total
.....................social - 46,184 words in total
..................weans - 39,659 words in total