Nowcast Predictions for Local Transmission of Chikungunya Virus

data.cdc.gov | Last Updated 21 Feb 2018

Interactive visualization: http://www.cdc.gov/chikungunya/modeling/index.html. This dataset contains monthly predictions for the spread of chikungunya virus transmission. A full description of the methods is available at: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0104915.

Tags: chikungunya, americas, travelers, predictions

This dataset has the following 6 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
locationlocationtext
monthmonthcalendar_date
pLocalTransmissionAveplocaltransmissionavenumber
pLocalTransmissionMinplocaltransmissionminnumberThe 2.5th percentile (lower bound of the middle 95th percentile) of the distribution of pLocalTransmission estimates.
pLocalTransmissionMaxplocaltransmissionmaxnumberThe 97.5th percentile (upper bound of the middle 95th percentile) of the distribution of pLocalTransmission estimates.
localcaseslocalcasesnumber