covid19() function with
Package is regularly updated. Update with
Country specifies an administrative region, that the data are fetched from. This is connected with source data comes from. It can be given as ISO3, ISO2, numeric ISO or country name (case-insensitively).
Fetching data from a particular country is done with
List of ISO codes can be found here.
Filter can also specify multiple countries at the same time
Country can be omitted, then whole world data is used.
Date can be specified with
datetime.date or as a
str in format
Levels work the same way as in all the other our data fetchers.
Library keeps downloaded data in simple way during runtime. By default, using the cached data is enabled.
Caching can be disabled (e.g. for long running programs) by
Dataset citations are printed by default on
Czech Statistical Office (2018), https://www.czso.cz/csu/czso/demograficka-rocenka-kraju-2009-az-2018 Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering (2020), https://github.com/CSSEGISandData/COVID-19 Ministery of Health of Czech Republic (2020), https://onemocneni-aktualne.mzcr.cz/ Our World in Data (2020), https://github.com/owid/covid-19-data Hale Thomas, Sam Webster, Anna Petherick, Toby Phillips, and Beatriz Kira (2020). Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker, Blavatnik School of Government. World Bank Open Data (2018), https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/SP.POP.TOTL Guidotti, E., Ardia, D., (2020), "COVID-19 Data Hub", Working paper, doi: 10.13140/RG.2.2.11649.81763.
This feature can be turned off by setting
We have invested a lot of time and effort in creating COVID-19 Data Hub, please:
cite Guidotti and Ardia (2020) in working papers and published papers that use it.
you assume full risk for the use of COVID-19 Data Hub. We try our best to guarantee the data quality and consistency and the continuous filling of the Data Hub. However, it is free software and comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY. Reliance on COVID-19 Data Hub for medical guidance or use of COVID-19 Data Hub in commerce is strictly prohibited.