COVID-19 #Coronavirus latest data visualized.

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Created by David McCandless, Omid Kashan, Fabio Bergamaschi, Dr Stephanie Starling, Univers Labs

Important Reads

» How to tell if we’re beating COVID-19 (youtube)
» Why are Germany’s deaths so low? (NY Times)
» Flattening the Curve (NY Times) and interactive (Washington Post)
» World Health Organisation dashboard
» All the data in detail (Our World in Data)
» How does Corona virus compare with flu? (NY Times)
» Coronavirus is very different to Spanish flu (NY Times)


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UPDATE 1st Apr
: Added interactive, generative Fatality Rates by Country (updates twice a day). Thanks to Univers Labs for great work.
UPDATE 30th Mar
: Added interactive, generative Infection Trajectories (updates twice a day). Thx to Omid Kashan for great work.
: updated data
UPDATE 26th Mar
: Changed Norovirus R0 from 7 (upper maximum) to 4.3 (median)
: Fixed typo on Italy data
: Updated infection trajectories
: Re-added rates per country
: Removed Average Deaths Per Day (the chart was meant as a daily tracker, but was being used to downplay the seriousness of the pandemic. We’re still updating a data version)
: Added Cases & deaths per million
: Updated all datasheets
UPDATE 19th Mar
: Added analysis of 355 deaths in Italy (link PDF)
: Added Multiple Conditions graphic
: Added Incubation Periods comparison visualisation (based on this great study)
: Added Infection Trajectories
: Updated Average Disease Deaths per Day
: Updated datasheet
UPDATE 16th Mar
: Updated: Recovery rates, Fatality Rate by Country, Media Mentions
: Added: Average Disease Deaths per day explanation of our maths, plus Swine Flu : estimates (753 death per day), highlighted pandemic vs endemic diseases.
New Chart: Infection Trajectories
Corrected: Spanish Flu fatality rate 2.5% (was 10%)
UPDATE 13th Mar
: Fatality Rates by Country. Italy up to 6.7%.
: Total Media Mentions. Coronavirus now 2.1bn, up from 1.1bn.
: Average deaths per day: 72, up from 62.
: Corrected Spanish Flu Fatality Rate to 2.5%
: Recovery Rates
UPDATE 12th Mar – added Flattening the Curve
UPDATE 11th Mar – revised Case Fatality Rates by Country. Italy up to 6.2%. Updated Recovery rates: 56.6% recovered drops to 55%. Updated Deaths Per Day: Coronavirus up 62 per day, from 56. Fixed a few typos.
UPDATE 9th MarUploaded version 1