New IHME maps are powered by an array of seemingly unrelated data sets: home health surveys, weather reports, agricultural statistics and more. They were calculated together using “model-based statistics,” a technique borrowed from the field of geographic information systems (GIS).
Keeping vaccination goals close, no matter how afar
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