Twitter Data Structure


Sample output

Below is a sample tweet and its associated metadata*, as exported from Communalytic.

* Note: For more details about these Twitter API v2.0’s metadata fields and how they can be used by researchers, please review the Twitter API v2 Data Dictionary for Tweet-related Metadata and User-specific Metadata.

Metadata FieldValue
tweet_id1612222617355698177
date2023-01-08T23:00:00.000Z
textParks Canada says starting this year, personal vehicles will no longer be permitted at popular tourist destination Moraine Lake in Alberta. https://t.co/fxR2yKv9IY
nameCBC News
usernameCBCNews
userid6433472
languageen
quote_count3
retweet_count20
reply_count26
like_count97
impression_count40975
possibly_sensitiveFALSE
user_verifiedTRUE
user_verified_typebusiness
user_locationCanada
user_created_at2007-05-30T05:20:39.000Z
user_protectedFALSE
user_descriptionLatest news and analysis from CBC News. 🇨🇦
user_followers_count3435915
user_following_count1278
user_listed_count15619
user_tweet_count270346

Additional fields for Retweets/Replies/Quotes: