- Source from World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports
Each day they create a new pdf with the updated total number of cases in all contries in the world:
The problem is that it is a PDF file. Any suggestions of a scrapper for that? Or an alternative source that is also updated daily?
That would be useful for tracking each country and creating historical plots.
- Thanks to my colleagues’ suggestions, I was able to find a database where WHO is scrapped daily: https://github.com/CSSEGISandData/COVID-19/blob/master/csse_covid_19_data/csse_covid_19_time_series/time_series_19-covid-Confirmed.csv
- Thanks again!
Here’s a notebook exploring the dataset: