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Dataset Card for One Billion Word Language Model Benchmark

Dataset Summary

A benchmark corpus to be used for measuring progress in statistical language modeling. This has almost one billion words in the training data.

Supported Tasks and Leaderboards

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Dataset Structure

Data Instances


  • Size of downloaded dataset files: 1.79 GB
  • Size of the generated dataset: 4.28 GB
  • Total amount of disk used: 6.07 GB

An example of 'train' looks as follows.

This example was too long and was cropped:

    "text": "While athletes in different professions dealt with doping scandals and other controversies , Woods continued to do what he did best : dominate the field of professional golf and rake in endorsements ."

Data Fields

The data fields are the same among all splits.


  • text: a string feature.

Data Splits

name train test
plain_text 30301028 306688

Dataset Creation

Curation Rationale

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Source Data

Initial Data Collection and Normalization

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Who are the source language producers?

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The dataset doesn't contain annotations.

Personal and Sensitive Information

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Considerations for Using the Data

Social Impact of Dataset

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Discussion of Biases

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Other Known Limitations

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Dataset Curators

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Citation Information

      title={One Billion Word Benchmark for Measuring Progress in Statistical Language Modeling}, 
      author={Ciprian Chelba and Tomas Mikolov and Mike Schuster and Qi Ge and Thorsten Brants and Phillipp Koehn and Tony Robinson},


Thanks to @patrickvonplaten, @lewtun, @jplu, @thomwolf for adding this dataset.

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