Data

Many small contributions build a great solution:

pict_dataThe DengueHack is a community challenge, and a vital aspect of the success of our data4good project is to acquire the right data. We need your help in finding it. With the belief that a great database can be built from many small contributions, we would like to encourage anybody to spread the word on the DengueHack and find data online, from experts, or from colleagues.

Need more inspiration for useful data? Scroll down, and find a list of what we need.

And once you’ve found the data, click here to share it.

Get some inspiration:

Here is an (incomplete) list of data sources that may be useful:

  • Dengue specific data
  • Data related to mosquitoes (specifically Aedes aegypti)
  • Data related to other mosquito born diseases (specifically chikungunya, zika fever, and yellow fever viruses)
  • Weather data
  • Climate data
  • Vegetation data
  • Medical data
  • Transportation data
  • Travel data
  • Agricultural data
  • Demographical data
  • Map data

For even more inspiration, view our ideas page! And help us complete this list by sharing your ideas here.

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