The Wall Street Journal has created a series of data visualizations highlighting how coronavirus has impacted developing nations. The visualizations show that COVID-19 cases grew rapidly in South Asia and Latin America as cases began declining in Europe. The visualizations also show that the mortality rate is frequently lower in low-income nations than in more economically prosperous countries.
Visualizing COVID-19’s Impact on Developing Nations
Michael McLaughlin is a research analyst at the Center for Data Innovation. He researches and writes about a variety of issues related to information technology and Internet policy, including digital platforms, e-government, and artificial intelligence. Michael graduated from Wake Forest University, where he majored in Communication with Minors in Politics and International Affairs and Journalism. He received his Master’s in Communication at Stanford University, specializing in Data Journalism.
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