OXFORD COVID-19 Government Response Stringency index

This dataset is part of  COVID-19 Pandemic 
Source Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford
Date of Dataset January 01, 2020-August 14, 2022
Updated Live
Expected Update Frequency Live

OxCGRT collects publicly available information on 11 indicators of government response, such as school closings, travel bans, or other measures. For a full description of the data and how it is collected, see this working paper. https://www.bsg.ox.ac.uk/research/publications/variation-government-responses-covid-19

Notes and guidance on data quality can be found here: https://github.com/OxCGRT/covid-policy-tracker#data-quality

Caveats / Comments

This is an ongoing collation project of live data. If you see any inaccuracies in the underlying data please forward your feedback to the Oxford team using this form: https://forms.microsoft.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=G96VzPWXk0-0uv5ouFLPkTXD2okp31VGrUKLvRWaWJpUMU81VkE3M0xDSUhURVIxN1hTNDZTMVU5TS4u

The underlying index is evolving as the situation and data evolves from country to country, and will change over time as the data gets more accurate.

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