Resource: SALA II Spanish Mobile Network Database collected in Venezuela
|Reference||SALA II Spanish Mobile Network Database collected in Venezuela|
|Date of Submission||Jan. 24, 2014, 4:31 p.m.|
|Resource Type||Primary Text|
The SALA II Spanish Mobile Network Database collected in Venezuela was recorded within the scope of the SALA II project.
The SALA II Spanish Venezuelan database contains the recordings of 1,179 Venezuelan speakers (576 males and 603 females) recorded over the Venezuelan mobile telephone network.
* Passenger in moving car (160 speakers)
This database is distributed as 1 DVD-ROMs The speech files are stored as sequences of 8-bit, 8kHz a-law speech files and are not compressed, according to the specifications of SALA II. Each prompt utterance is stored within a separate file and has an accompanying ASCII SAM label file. This speech database was validated by SPEX (the Netherlands) to assess its compliance with the SALA II format and content specifications.
Each speaker uttered the following items:
* 6 application words
The following age distribution has been obtained: 7 speakers are under 16, 624 speakers are between 16 and 30, 368 speakers are between 31 and 45, 160 speakers are between 46 and 60, and 20 speakers are over 60.
A pronunciation lexicon with a phonemic transcription in SAMPA is also included.