DATASET

Mobile apps to fight the COVID-19 crisis

Collection: CITSCI : Citizen Science - Citizens' Data 

Description

This dataset provides information about 837 mobile applications (apps) published across the whole world to fight the COVID-19 crisis. This information includes: (a) information available in the mobile app stores (Apple App Store and Google Play) between 20/04/2020 and 02/08/2020; (b) complementary information obtained from manual analysis performed until mid-September 2020; and (c) status information about app availability on 28/02/2021, when we last visited the mobile app stores. The dataset is one of the outcomes of the JRC Unit B.6 multi-channel approach to the monitoring and analysis of COVID-19-related mobile apps.

Contact

Email
s.schade (at) ec.europa.eu

Contributors

How to cite

Tsinaraki, Chrysi; Mitton, Irena; Schade, Sven; Micheli, Marina; Minghini, Marco; Kotsev, Alexander; Hernandez Quiros, Lorena; Dalla Benetta, Alessandro; Spinelli, Fabiano Antonio (2021): Mobile apps to fight the COVID-19 crisis. European Commission, Joint Research Centre (JRC) [Dataset] PID: http://data.europa.eu/89h/c14cb1db-c31b-4bb9-95d2-ec7148708931

Data access

Mobile apps to fight the COVID-19 crisis - CSV
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  • CSV file containing information about the mobile apps developed to fight the COVID-19 crisis

Statistics on the mobile apps that emerged to fight the COVID-19 crisis
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  • Descriptives resulting from a multi-channel approach for the monitoring and analysis of COVID-19 related mobile applications (apps).

Publications

Publication
Analysing mobile apps that emerged to fight the COVID-19 crisis
Tsinaraki C., Mitton I., Dalla Benetta A., Micheli M., Kotsev A., Minghini M., Hernandez L., Spinelli F. and Schade S.,Analysing mobile apps that emerged to fight the COVID-19 crisis, European Commission, Ispra, 2020, JRC 123209.
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Geographic areas

World

Temporal coverage

From date To date
2020-04-20 2020-08-02

Additional information

Published by
European Commission, Joint Research Centre
Created date
2021-03-26
Modified date
2021-05-26
Issued date
2021-03-26
Data theme(s)
Science and technology
Update frequency
irregular
Identifier
http://data.europa.eu/89h/c14cb1db-c31b-4bb9-95d2-ec7148708931
Popularity
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