This is a pre-production deployment of Warehouse, however changes made here WILL affect the production instance of PyPI.
Latest Version Dependencies status unknown Test status unknown Test coverage unknown
Project Description

Textatistic is a Python package to calculate the Flesch Reading Ease, Flesch-Kincaid, Gunning Fog, Simple Measure of Gobbledygook (SMOG) and Dale-Chall readability indices. Textatistic also contains functions to count the number of sentences, characters, syllables, words, words with three or more syllables and words on an expanded Dale-Chall list of easy words.


$ pip install textatistic


Detailed documentation available at


>>> from textatistic import Textatistic

# Generate object of readability statistics.
>>> text = 'There was a king with a large jaw. There was a queen with a plain face.'
>>> s = Textatistic(text)

# Return sentence count.
>>> s.sent_count

# Return Flesch Reading Ease score.
>>> s.flesch_score

# Return dictionary of character/word/syllable counts.
>>> s.counts

# Return dictionary of readability scores.
>>> s.scores

# Return dictionary of all attribute values.
>>> s.dict()

Table of attributes

char_count number of non-space characters.
notdalechall_count number of words not on Dale-Chall list of words understood by 80% of 4th graders.
polysyblword_count number of words with three or more syllables.
sent_count number of sentences.
sybl_count number of syllables.
word_count number of words.
dalechall_score Dale-Chall score.
flesch_score Flesch Reading Ease score.
fleschkincaid_score Flesch-Kincaid score.
gunningfog_score Gunning Fog score.
smog_score SMOG score.
Release History

Release History


This version

History Node

TODO: Figure out how to actually get changelog content.

Changelog content for this version goes here.

Donec et mollis dolor. Praesent et diam eget libero egestas mattis sit amet vitae augue. Nam tincidunt congue enim, ut porta lorem lacinia consectetur. Donec ut libero sed arcu vehicula ultricies a non tortor. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.

Show More

Download Files

Download Files

TODO: Brief introduction on what you do with files - including link to relevant help section.

File Name & Checksum SHA256 Checksum Help Version File Type Upload Date
textatistic-0.0.1.tar.gz (29.9 kB) Copy SHA256 Checksum SHA256 Source Oct 25, 2015

Supported By

WebFaction WebFaction Technical Writing Elastic Elastic Search Pingdom Pingdom Monitoring Dyn Dyn DNS Sentry Sentry Error Logging CloudAMQP CloudAMQP RabbitMQ Heroku Heroku PaaS Kabu Creative Kabu Creative UX & Design Fastly Fastly CDN DigiCert DigiCert EV Certificate Rackspace Rackspace Cloud Servers DreamHost DreamHost Log Hosting