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Table 5 Twitter positives versus CDC cases

From: OMG U got flu? Analysis of shared health messages for bio-surveillance

Wk A S I P CDC
46A 49 48 22 222 2715
47 32 72 30 258 1408
48 24 49 9 181 997
49 35 41 10 199 610
50 35 39 10 154 480
51 21 35 12 150 251
52 19 26 4 37 285
1 25 32 6 63 266
2 25 32 5 81 261
3 29 31 7 73 317
4 29 20 7 62 268
5 29 23 6 46 290
  1. Positively identified Tweets in the Edinburgh corpus shown against Influenza Positive tests reported to CDC by U.S. WHO/NREVSS collaborating laboratories, National Summary, 2009-2010. Counts for W were zero throughout and are therefore not shown. A For week 46 we only have partial Twitter data available in the Edinburgh corpus.
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