Data Hub

Useful open data sources and references related to COVID-19

The UK address mess

Peter Wells thinks about a way out of the great 'address mess' in the UK, which stifles innovation and data sharing.

Covid-19 Hex maps

Regularly updated hex maps by Local Authority


Making sense of different geographies that are encounted in data

Open Data Tips

Some tips for creating open data in a way that is helpful and machine-readable

Covid-19 Virtual BioHackathon 2020

This online hackathon took place on 5-11 April 2020. This GitHub contains lots of resources and ideas.

Open Covid-19 data

Collaborative document on what data should be open during a pandemic

Adding structured data to COVID-19 announcements

Advice from Google on how to implement your COVID-19 announcements

Publishing data in the pandemic

The Open Data Institute can help you publish data during this pandemic

Building a trustworthy ecosystem

Guidance from the ODI on making sure data is provided as openly as possible while still maintaining trust

Key data moments

Timeline of key data moments during the pandemic

Covid-19 and Deprivation

Blog from Tom Forth looking at the relationship between deprivation and Covid-19

Ten recommendations on better use of stats and data in a pandemic

This document sets out the lessons that must be learnt from Covid-19, the RSS has made ten recommendations for how statistics and data could be better used in future crises