MOCY Mortality Cycles

  • Jonas Schöley (Contributor)



MOCY provides timeseries of weekly death counts stratified by country, sex and age along with useful co-variates such as personweeks exposure time, population weighted weekly temperature, and public holiday indicators.

Weekly death counts by country, year, sex and age sourced from HMD-STMF

Weekly person-weeks of exposure by country, year, sex and age calculated from interpolated annual January 1st population estimates sourced from HMD

Weekly public holidays by country and year via

Weekly population-weighted average temperature by country and year calculated from
- CPC Global Gridded Temperature
- CIESIN Gridded Population of the World, Version 4
Date made available14. Apr 2021

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