Fulton County GA Activity after COVID-19 from Google

Data Visualizations of Covid-19 Activity & Statistics: Cases & Deaths

Google Location Data Trends from COVID-19 (Cover, Hero Image)

  • These charts represent activity in Fulton County, Georgia. Atlanta is the largest city in the county.
  • To get the latest report, visit google.com/covid19/mobility
  • The baseline is the median value, for the corresponding day of the week, during the 5- week period Jan 3–Feb 6, 2020.
  • The reports show trends over several weeks with the most recent data representing approximately 2-3 days ago—this is how long it takes to produce the reports.


New York Times Article and Maps Showing Where People Stayed Home ... or Did Not

Click on NYT "Where America Didn't Stay Home Even as the Virus Spread"


Source: Canva

The company Canva is an online graphic design tool. They are offering a number of free graphics about how to protect you and your employees from COVID-19


Work From Home (WFH) Tips graphics: https://www.canva.com/design/DAD6MnObzTg/a97LFmX5Hx34X1z4uaRirg/edit

COVID-19 and general disease prevention tips: https://www.canva.com/design/DAD5h9AYMkE/C94Sdbf2e9nLZQ_0Q5b6Fw/edit 

Source: Johns Hopkins University

Johns Hopkins COVID-19 World Map: https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html

US Map (often quoted): https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/us-map

Source Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

CDC advice on COVID-19: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCov/index.html

Cases of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in the U.S: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-updates/cases-in-us.html

Guidance for Employers: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/guidance-business-response.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fspecific-groups%2Fguidance-business-response.html

Source: Google

Google COVID-19 Resources, main: https://www.google.com/covid19/

Google  Community Mobility Reports, under the USA tab are tabs for all the states: https://www.google.com/covid19/mobility/

Source: Element AI

ELEMENT AI - Coronavirus Calculator :https://corona-calculator.herokuapp.com/


Reuters Story about Facebook Location Data to Assess Social Distancing

Click for Reuters story: "In coronavirus fight, oft-criticized Facebook data aids U.S. cities, states"


Rt.live and Systrom on Rt

https://rt.live/ These are values for Rt, a key measure of the rate of virus infection, growth or reduction. It represents the average number of people who become infected by an infectious person. If Rt is above 1.0, the virus will spread. When Rt is below 1.0, the virus will stop spreading.

The number to watch for COVID-19 infections: http://systrom.com/blog/the-metric-we-need-to-manage-covid-19/


World COVID-19 Stats & Survival Rate Calculator

This is a nice dashboard. The site was created by Avi Schiffmann; a highschooler in Washington State, USA in collaboration with Daniel Conlon.


Source: Tableau

The map provides information on the lockdown status of the various states, which are under shelter-in-place orders and which have mandatory quarantine for arrivals from out-of-state.