Digital Language Vitality | Scots

Scots (sco)



English name Scots
Native name Scots
SIL code sco
Alternative names doric, lallans, lowland scots, scotland scots, scots ulster, ullans, ulster
Speakers L1: 100,000 (ethnologue),
L2: 1,500,000 (ethnologue)
Country United Kingdom
Region Northern Europe
Champion N/A
ISO scope I
ISO type L
ISO active yes
Integrated code sco_____________A
Last updated Feb. 1, 2017, 3:36 p.m.


EGIDS (Ethnologue) 5
In no
Vitality (Kornai, 2013) borderline

Language packs

Windows10 input method no
Mac input no
Ubuntu input no
Windows language pack no
Mac language pack no
Ubuntu language pack no
Firefox language pack no
Firefox dictionary no
Office language pack no
Office interface pack no


Has Wikipedia yes
Wikipedia articles 42,049
Wikipedia real articles 9,502
Wikipedia adjusted size 68,847,495
Wikipedia total 151,859
Wikipedia edits 581,914
Wikipedia admins 5
Wikipedia users 36,493
Wikipedia active users 86
Wikipedia images 811
Wikipedia depth 26
Has Wikipedia Incubator no

NLP tools

Hunspell status no
Hunspell coverage None
TreeTagger no

Open Language Archives Community

Primary texts online None
Primary texts all None
Lexical resources online 3
Lexical resources all 3
Language descriptions online 1
Language descriptions all 1
Language in online resource 2
Language in any resource 2
Online resource about the language 4
Any resource about the language 6


Source Crubadan
Number of documents 2
Number of words 9,728
Number of characters None
Has FLOSS spell checkers no
In Watchtower no
Has UDHR translation no

Indigenous Tweets project

Number of blogs None
Number of posts None
Number of words None
Number of users None
Number of tweets None

Swadesh lists

Has Swadesh 110 yes
Has Swadesh 207 yes

Other databases

Panlex translations 231,167
In WALS no
In Omniglot yes
On yes
Uriel features 28
In Leipzig Corpora yes
In SIREN project no