Aye Can - Speak Scots Language

Speak Scots

Scottish Census 2011 - 27th March

Can you speak Scots?

As part of Scotlands 2011 census the people of Scotland were asked if they can understand, speak, read and / or write Scots.

Listening to people on this site speaking Scots will help you decide whether or not you are a Scots speaker.

You will also find examples of writing in Scots which can help you decide if you can read Scots.


Click on the map to
listen to Scots voices
from around the country