COVID-19 Research Data Directory

Useful data sources for studying the impact of COVID-19 and social distancing, assembled from across the internet into one convenient location

Research Data Directory Overview

We know that research data can reveal unique insights and correlations when paired with other data sets. That's why we've assembled a collection of data sets relevant to researching the impact of COVID-19 and social distancing. We've included datasets from a variety of public and private sources.
Below you can find listings that include information on data set providers, type/format, available regions, full descriptions, and links for obtaining the data sets. We hope to enable new opportunities for research by sharing what we've found in one easily accessible location.

COVID-19 Data Set of Tweets

Twitter is making it possible for developers and researchers to study the public conversation around COVID-19 in real time with an update to its API platform. The [...]

COVID-19 Social Media Sentiment

This data set includes counts of social media posts aggregated at the county that mention COVID-19. This data is provided historically week over week as far back [...]

The speed of Covid-19 Spread

These are up-to-date values for Rt, a key measure of how fast the virus is growing. It’s the average number of people who become infected by an [...]

Tourism Report

Rich tourism data set that can be generated for any tourism destination and includes visit duration and tourism segmentation (local, domestic, international).Dataset ProviderUberMediaData Type/FormatCSVRegion(s)Worldwide Full Description UberMedia [...]

Point of Interest Visit Data

Point of interest data can be provided for a custom set of retail and tourism attractions.Dataset ProviderUberMediaData Type/FormatCSVRegion(s)Worldwide   Full Description Data are generated from UberMedia’s extensive [...]

Weather Data

The dataset offers immediate access to the meteoblue global weather simulation archive of weather variables, such as temperature, wind, cloud cover, precipitation, and many others.Dataset ProviderMeteoblueData Type/FormatCSVRegion(s)Worldwide [...]

Hospital bed data

This data set outlines a measure of the resources available for delivering services to inpatients in hospitals in terms of the number of beds that are maintained, [...]

SafeGraph Covid-19 case data

This data set provides unique and valuable insights into the changes to how people interact with their surroundings due to Covid-19. Particularly foot-traffic to businesses and consumer [...]

LA Times Covid-19 case data

This data set outlines the number of confirmed cases and deaths due to COVID-19 for each county across the state of California.Dataset ProviderLA timesData Type/FormatCSV filesRegion(s)CA, USA [...]

New York Times Covid-19 Data

This data set outlines the number of confirmed cases and deaths due to COVID-19 for each county across the nation, using data collected from local governments, the [...]

Distance Traveled from Home

This data set is designed to determine whether devices in an area are still exhibiting a “normal pattern of life” vs. isolating at home. This is accomplished [...]

WHO Covid-19 Case Data

This data set that outlines the number of confirmed cases and deaths due to COVID-19 for each county across the globe, using data collected by the World [...]