Typical Monthly Influenza Activity Across the Globe

  • click on any cell, press ‘ctrl+f’ and start typing the name of the country or state


Measuring and Representing Influenza Activity

We use data from the World Health Organization’s Global Influenza Surveillance and Response System’s FluNet to:

  • then check for each of the 12 months of the year how many times influenza activity in that month was above the average for that year
  • use this as the basis to give that month a score on a scale from 1–4



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