Infectious Diseases by Country 2009-2014

Reported cases of selected contagious diseases by country from 2009 to 2014

Number of reported cases of selected contagious diseases like rubella, mumps, and polio by country from 2009 to 2014. Contagious diseases are also called infectious diseases or communicable diseases since they can be passed from person to person either by air, touch, or bodily fluids.

Diseases in this dataset include: t.b. gambiense, t.b. rhodesiense, cholera, meningitis, rubella (German measles), diptheria, Japanese encephalitis, leprosy, malaria, measles, rubeola, mumps, parotitis, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), plague, poliomyelitis (polio), tuberculosis, yellow fever, and leishmaniosis

(22 columns, 194 rows)

Examples

Basic Examples

Retrieve the ResourceObject:

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ResourceObject["Infectious Diseases by Country 2009-2014"]
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View the data:

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ResourceData["Infectious Diseases by Country 2009-2014"]
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Visualization

Show trends in reported cases of rubella in the United Kingdom and United States:

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DateListPlot[
 Legended[#[[2]], #[[1]]] & /@ 
  ResourceData["Infectious Diseases by Country 2009-2014"][
    Select[MatchQ[#Country, 
       Entity["Country", "UnitedKingdom"] | 
        Entity["Country", "UnitedStates"]] &]][
   All, {"Country", "RubellaCases"}]]
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Plot cases of measles by country in 2014:

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GeoRegionValuePlot[
 ResourceData["Infectious Diseases by Country 2009-2014"][
  All, {#Country, #MeaslesCases["LastValue"]} &]]
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Wolfram Research, "Infectious Diseases by Country 2009-2014" from the Wolfram Data Repository. (2016) https://doi.org/10.24097/wolfram.30664.data

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