Update (May 20, 2020): This post is part of a series providing publicly available maps, data, and insights to answer COVID-19 questions in your community. For more COVID-19 resources, go to PolicyMap Special Edition: COVID-19.
PolicyMap’s Health Risk Index Featured by New York Times
In an article this week titled “Where Chronic Health Conditions and Coronavirus Could Collide,” the New York Times worked with PolicyMap to develop an index of health risk to severe COVID-19 illness. The New York Times interactive assigns a severe coronavirus risk designation for every county in the US based on PolicyMap’s Index.
Find the NYT Health Risk Index, heart disease risk and more now in PolicyMap Quick Maps. Download the NYT Health Risk data, read about how to use our free data to understand COVID-19 challenges in your community, and find out how PolicyMap users are solving COVID-19 problems with our data.