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INFORM Covid-19 Warning Datasources

Dashboard indicators thresholds

Dimension Component Monitoring indicator Dataset From (not included) To (included) From (not included) To (included) From (not included) To (included)
HAZARD & EXPOSURE Epidemiological evolution 14 days Covid-19 case notification rate per 100k Geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwid 119 20 119 20
HAZARD & EXPOSURE Epidemiological evolution Legal Stringency Index Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 20 20 80 80
VULNERABILITY Development & Deprivation "Gross domestic product per capita, constant prices" Inflation, average consumer prices -1 -1 1 1
VULNERABILITY Development & Deprivation "Inflation, average consumer prices" Inflation, average consumer prices 5 0 0 3
VULNERABILITY Food Security ASAP Hotspots ASAP - ANOMALY HOTSPOTS OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION 0.9 2 0
0: No hotspot | 1: Hotspot | 2: Major hotspot
VULNERABILITY Development & Deprivation Debt/contract relief for households Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 1 1 2
0: No | 1: Narrow relief, specific to one kind of contract | 2: Broad debt/contract relief
VULNERABILITY Conflict Growth in reported number of disorder events The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project 0.2 -0.2 0.2 -0.2
VULNERABILITY Development & Deprivation Income support Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 1 1
0: No income support | 1: Government is replacing less than 50% of lost salary (or if a flat sum, it is less than 50% median salary) | 2: Government is replacing more than 50% of lost salary (or if a flat sum, it is greater than 50% median salary)
VULNERABILITY Movement International travel controls Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 3 3
0: No measures | 1: Screening | 2: Quarantine arrivals from high-risk regions | 3: Ban on high-risk regions | 4: Total border closure
VULNERABILITY Food Security Number of people in IPC Phase 3 (Crisis) or above IPC 1000000 0 1000000
VULNERABILITY Movement Restrictions on internal movement Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 1 1
0: No measures | 1: Recommend closing (or significantly reduce volume/route/means of transport) | 2: Require closing (or prohibit most people from using it)
VULNERABILITY Education School Closing Global School Closures COVID-19 0 0 1 1 2
0: National | 1: Localized | 2: Open
VULNERABILITY Movement Stay at home requirements Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 2 2
0: No measures | 1: Recommend not leaving house | 2: Require not leaving house with exceptions for daily exercise, grocery shopping, and ‘essential’ trips | 3: Require not leaving house with minimal exceptions (e.g. allowed to leave only once every few days, or only one person can leave at a time, etc.)
VULNERABILITY Development & Deprivation Unemployment rate Inflation, average consumer prices 20 5 20 5
LACK OF COPING CAPACITY Health system capacity Contact tracing Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 1 1
0: No contact tracing | 1: Limited contact tracing - not done for all cases | 2: Comprehensive contact tracing - done for all cases
LACK OF COPING CAPACITY Health system capacity Public information campaign Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 1 1 2
0: No COVID-19 public information campaign | 1: Public officials urging caution about COVID-19 | 2: Coordinated public information campaign (e.g. across traditional and social media)
LACK OF COPING CAPACITY Health system capacity Testing policy Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) 0 0 2 2
0: No testing policy | 1: Only those who both (a) have symptoms AND (b) meet specific criteria (eg key workers, admitted to hospital, came into contact with a known case, returned from overseas) | 2: Testing of anyone showing COVID-19 symptoms | 3: Open public testing (eg “drive through” testing available to asymptomatic people)
Flood Seasonal flood exposure INFORM Seasonal 6.99 2 6.99 2
Cyclone Seasonal cyclone exposure INFORM Seasonal 6.99 2 6.99 2
Drought Seasonal drought exposure INFORM Seasonal 6.99 2 6.99 2
Conflict Growth in reported number of conflict events The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project 0.2 -0.2 0.2 -0.2
Ongoing crisis INFORM Severity score INFORM Severity Index (beta version) 3 0 3
1: Very Low | 2: Low | 3: Medium | 4: High | 5: Very High

Datasets

Dataset Source Citation Licence
The Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project ACLED Armed Conflict Location & Event Data Project (ACLED); acleddata.com Non-Commercial Licenses - ACLED’s full dataset is available for use free of charge by non-commercial entities and organizations (e.g., non-profit organizations, government agencies, academic institutions) using the data for non-commercial purposes, subject to these Terms of Use. Non-commercial licenses may also be granted to for-profit media outlets or journalists citing ACLED’s content in works of journalism; provided that such works are made available to the general public and benefit public discourse on the topic, subject to ACLED’s prior, written approval.
Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker (OxCGR) Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford Hale, Thomas, Sam Webster, Anna Petherick, Toby Phillips, and Beatriz Kira (2020). Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker, Blavatnik School of Government. Data use policy: Creative Commons Attribution CC BY standard. Creative Commons Attribution CC BY standard
Geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwid ECDC © European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) 2020 https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en/copyright
Humanitarian Appeals and Response plans FTS, OCHA Financial Tracking Service (FTS), Date, http://fts.unocha.org/ Site visitors may copy, download or print content for personal use, and may include FTS data in documents, presentations, blogs, websites and teaching materials, provided that suitable attribution of FTS as data source is given. Such attribution should cite the Financial Tracking Service (FTS), the publication date of the figures used and the relevant URL.
INFORM Seasonal INFORM
INFORM Severity Index (beta version) INFORM
Inflation, average consumer prices International Monetary Fund World Economic Outlook Database, April 2020 Edition https://www.imf.org/external/terms.htm
ASAP - ANOMALY HOTSPOTS OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTION JRC Rembold, Felix (2018): Ten-daily automatic warnings about agricultural vegetation anomalies. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/jrc-10112-10001 https://ec.europa.eu/info/legal-notice_en
IPC National IPC Technical Working Groups National IPC Technical Working Groups Public Domain / No Restrictions
Global School Closures COVID-19 UNESCO Creative Commons Attribution International
% Reduction on food purchase power WFP
Alert for Price Spikes (ALPS) WFP
WHO Disease Outbreak News (DONs) WHO