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Provisional COVID-19 Deaths by Week and Urbanicity

Metadata Updated: September 29, 2023

Effective September 27, 2023, this dataset will no longer be updated. Similar data are accessible from

Provisional COVID-19 deaths by urbanicity and week. Deaths are based on the county of occurrence in the United States. Urbanicity is defined as metropolitan and non-metropolitan, based on the 2013 National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Urban-Rural Classification Scheme for Counties. Counties are classified as “metropolitan” if they are large central metro, large fringe metro, medium metro or small metro; and “non-metropolitan” if micropolitan or non-core.

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Metadata Created Date March 25, 2021
Metadata Updated Date September 29, 2023
Data Update Frequency irregular

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Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date March 25, 2021
Metadata Updated Date September 29, 2023
Publisher Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Data First Published 2021-03-24
Data Last Modified 2023-09-27
Category NCHS
Public Access Level public
Data Update Frequency irregular
Bureau Code 009:20
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Program Code 009:020
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Temporal 2019-12-29/2023-07-29

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