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** Please note that we’re no longer updating the tools listed below. However you can still click on the links below to take you to the original "Google Docs" tools. Viewers should bear in mind that the data is no longer up-to-date and should not be relied upon anymore **
In these free tools you can manipulate the axes yourself to observe the global and regional patterns and trends since the outbreak began.
Click here to access Bazian's Global Swine Flu tracker tool. It is based on WHO data, updated three times a week at present.
Click here to access Bazian's Regional Swine Flu tracker for England. It is based on HPA data, updated daily.
You can manipulate the axes yourself and press the play button to see, track and predict patterns and curves across regions and countries. For the global tool, you can for example:
The regional tool allows you to:
Both tools allow for several additional "dimensions" as both size and colour of the blobs can be altered. On the global tool, for example, enter population size or case fatality rate for the size option.