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COVID-19 Social Media Sentiment

This data set includes counts of social media posts aggregated at the county that mention COVID-19. This data is provided historically week over week as far back January 26th, 2020. This feature service will be refreshed regularly to remain up to date. It was most recently updated using data collected through April 14th.

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Data also includes information about the sentiment of posts collected. Posts are classified as negative, neutral, or positive and aggregated at a county level per week. To perform sentiment analysis, the VADER (Valence Aware Dictionary and sEntiment Reasoner) model was used.

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