Mid-America Business Index - Leading Economic Indicator for Nine State Region - Minnesota to Arkansas May survey highlights: The Business Conditions Index expanded to a still recessionary reading. Employment reading indicated that the rate of job losses slowed from April. NOT-MH-19-033: Notice of Data Sharing Policy for the National Institute of Mental Health Notice of Data Sharing Policy for the National Institute of Mental Health Notice Number: NOT-MH-19-033 Key DatesRelease Date: June 17, 2019 Related Announcements
COVID-19 #CoronaVirus Infographic Datapack COVID-19 #Coronavirus latest data visualized. You are welcome to use this graphic in any way you please. » 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) Skift Recovery Index - Measures Travel Rebound in 15 Countries Each Week Skift Research is excited to announce the launch of the Skift Recovery Index that will provide detailed insight every week into the recovery of the travel industry in 15 countries. The Skift Recovery Index is a real-time measure of where the travel industry at-large — and the core verticals within it — stands in recovering from the Covid-19 pandemic. It provides the travel industry with a powerful tool for strategic planning, of utmost importance in this uncertain business climate. The global Skift Recovery Index currently stands at 39 points relative to a baseline reading of 100, indicating that our industry’s output has fallen by just over 60 percent due to the crisis. This represents a nascent recovery of 11 points from the absolute low of 28 in the week of April 5th.
Coronavirus COVID-19 (2019-nCoV) statistics Lancet Inf Dis Article: Here. Mobile Version: Here. Data sources: Full list. Downloadable database: GitHub, Feature Layer. Lead by JHU CSSE. The Math Behind Social Distancing - Visual Capitalist As we wait for scientists and healthcare professionals to develop a vaccine for COVID-19, there is another, more readily available tool at our disposal. Social distancing, defined as measures taken to reduce physical contact, is the first line of defense for containing an infectious disease like COVID-19. That’s because these infections spread when people cough, sneeze, or touch surfaces on which the virus resides. To help us grasp the impact these measures can actually have, today’s infographic illustrates how a reduction in social exposure can theoretically contain the spread of infection.
SiteMinder World Hotel Index - Insight into when Quests Likely to Return to Hotels after COVID-19 Sydney, Australia – SiteMinder, the global hotel industry’s leading guest acquisition platform, has for the first time released its proprietary data on the momentum of hotel bookings around the world. Sourced from the bookings of SiteMinder’s 35,000 customers, through more than 400 booking channels globally, the SiteMinder World Hotel Index provides never-before-seen insight into when guests are likely to return to hotels after the COVID-19 pandemic. The SiteMinder World Hotel Index, which is refreshed daily and free to access, shows how current hotel booking volumes in all major tourist destinations are changing when compared to the previous year. Data is available at a global, country and city level to provide insight into both macro and local trends, and cater for the market-specific intelligence that hoteliers, hotel investors and travel professionals need as governments stagger travel restrictions internationally.
Baby boy infected with coronavirus in womb Doctors in France have reported what they believe to be the first proven case of Covid-19 being passed on from a pregnant woman to her baby in the womb. The newborn boy developed inflammation in the brain within days of being born, a condition brought on after the virus crossed the placenta and established an infection prior to birth. He has since made a good recovery. The case study, published in Nature Communications, follows the birth of a number of babies with Covid-19 who doctors suspect contracted the virus in the womb.
The History of Pandemics, by Death Toll Pan·dem·ic /panˈdemik/ (of a disease) prevalent over a whole country or the world. As humans have spread across the world, so have infectious diseases. Even in this modern era, outbreaks are nearly constant, though not every outbreak reaches pandemic level as COVID-19 has. Today’s visualization outlines some of history’s most deadly pandemics, from the Antonine Plague to the current COVID-19 event. A Timeline of Historical Pandemics Disease and illnesses have plagued humanity since the earliest days, our mortal flaw.
Food and Ag Vulnerability Index - Shows Potential Risk to Supply as Result of Worker Illnesses from COVID19 in collaboration with Microsoft The Department of Agricultural Economics at Purdue University, in collaboration with Microsoft, has created an online dashboard, built on top of Microsoft Azure and Power BI platforms, to quantify the potential risk to the supply of agricultural products as a result of farm and agricultural worker illnesses from COVID19. Vulnerability of the supply of an agricultural commodity to risks such as COVID-19 depend on the number of farmers and agricultural workers affected, the location of affected workers, the crops and animals that are grown in the most impacted regions, and the degree to which production is concentrated in a particular geographic region. By combining data on the number of COVID cases in each U.S. county with the county’s total population, U.S.