The costly toll of the coronavirus pandemic
The story of the coronavirus unfurled in ways no one could fully foresee. In the chaos of the pandemic’s early months, journalists struggled to capture the sudden and sweeping disruption to nearly every aspect of life on Earth.
To bolster coverage of COVID, Big Local News partnered with news organizations around the world to gather, analyze and publish data, with a focus on the uneven impact on disadvantaged communities.
Tallies from a 2018 American Hospital Association survey
A final version of project’s files
The latest snapshot of all daily reports
Cases, deaths and recovereries over time
Time series data for cases and deaths down to the county level
Trillions of dollars of loans broken into state-level files
Tweet from public officials and public health officers
County-level data on confirmed coronavirus cases and deaths