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New Jersey COVID-19 Municipal Dataset

Wang, Y., Allred, S. R., Greenfield, E. A., Yadav, A., Pletcher, R., Arthur, G., Saxena, S., Harig, T., Rankin, E., Rudolph, B., Sameha, U., Sharma, S., Yan, S.

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Data Collection and Reporting

This study discusses the creation of a dataset that tracked COVID-19 cases and deaths by municipalities in New Jersey from April 22, 2020, to December 31, 2020. Data were drawn primarily from official county and municipality websites. Municipality-level data are essential for advancing more targeted and nuanced understanding of geographic-based risk and resilience associated with COVID-19.

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