Meet the Press uses Atlas data to explore the impact of holiday travel on spatial COVID bubbles

The US Covid Atlas works to understand, archive, and represent the often unequal impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States.

Explore at https://theuscovidatlas.org/.

Exploring COVID case count data with the US COVID Atlas.

What’s driving high case rates in Michigan and central Illinois?

COVID-19 hotspots (in red) and coolspots (in blue). The Midwest is seeing persistent hotspots in Michigan, Illinois, Minnesota. Data: US Covid Atlas, Confirmed Count per 100K Population, April 14, 2021.

Central Illinois

Exposure factors drive disparities in COVID rates

Image courtesy of Prosperity Now.

Susan Paykin

Research Manager at the Healthy Regions & Policies Lab at the University of Chicago Center for for Spatial Data Science.

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