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Resources by Topic: Statistics and data

CDC COVID Data Tracker
Provides access to maps, charts, and data from the CDC on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and issues related to COVID-19. Includes data on cases and deaths for each county and nationally for metropolitan compared to nonmetro counties. Provides a mobility section covering transmission and changes in local travel by county and metro/nonmetro status. Also covers many other topics at the state and national level, including testing, demographics, emergency department visits, and more.
Additional links: COVID-19 Integrated County View, Trends in COVID-19 Cases and Deaths in the United States, by County-level Population Factors
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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SNAP and Food Shopping During COVID-19
Interactive mapping tool depicting Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) participation rates and distribution schedules at the state and county level. Includes data on national COVID-19 cases, states added to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) SNAP Online Purchasing Pilot before and after the pandemic, and more.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Map/Mapping System
Sponsoring organization: Columbia University, Mailman School of Public Health
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COVID-19 County Reports
Current data on COVID-19 cases for metropolitan and nonmetro counties, as well as a collection of data briefs showing trends in COVID-19 cases over time.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: RUPRI Center for Rural Health Policy Analysis
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Health Center COVID-19 Survey
Presents results from a national survey of health centers regarding COVID-19 patient testing and the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on health center operations and health center staff. Examines testing rates and results by race and ethnicity. Includes survey results by state and territory.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Health Resources and Services Administration
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DRA's Response to COVID-19
Provides information on DRA programs and initiatives related to COVID-19. Includes a map of COVID-19 cases in the region, as well as county-level planning reports.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Delta Regional Authority
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COVID-19 Demographic and Economic Resources
Provides access to U.S. Census Bureau data useful in pandemic-related decision-making. Offers state and county impact planning reports that provide sociodemographic data, including data on at-risk populations, poverty, and health insurance coverage. Also provides data on businesses and employment.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: U.S. Census Bureau
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Coronavirus Resources for Local Health
Provides access to county-level data related to the impact of COVID-19 to inform local public health department planning. Includes case counts, trends over time, hospital bed counts, health insurance coverage, and more.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: National Association of County and City Health Officials
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State Data and Policy Actions to Address Coronavirus
State-by-state information on COVID-19 cases and state policy actions, including emergency declarations, cost sharing for testing and treatment, and other actions. Also provides related state-level data on at-risk populations, healthcare provider capacity, influenza and pneumonia deaths, and more.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Kaiser Family Foundation
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COVID-19 Preparedness: How Ready is Your County?
Dashboard assessing each U.S. county's level of preparedness for COVID-19, on a scale from 1 to 100. Takes into account factors including residents' access to care, the risk for severe COVID-19 infections, and the county's overall vulnerability. Incorporates data from a COVID-19 model predicting the impact of the pandemic at the state level to the county level.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: STAT
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COVID-19 Curated Data, Modeling, and Policy Resources
Resources related to case counts and testing rates, surveillance sites, COVID-19 diagnosis and test codes, provider capacity and patient needs, tools for identifying at-risk populations, and policy actions aimed at preventing spread of the disease.
Date: 11/2020
Type: Website
Sponsoring organization: Mathematica
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