A New Look for This Web Site

It’s a new look! I have converted the site to Hugo Apéro theme. It includes some fun images, including some grotesques from the Sterling Library and Law School buildings at Yale.

May 3, 2021

Tracking Covid-19 in Connecticut

Summary of Connecticut Covid-19 based on Department of Public Health Data with some comparisons to national data. This has been updated each weekday during 2020 and most of 2021. There are also notes on sources of data for Covid-19 in Connecticut.

June 22, 2020

Covid-19 Cases in Connecticut

Summary of Connecticut Covid-19 based on Department of Public Health Data. In June there is a second blog post with more detail. Both posts have been updated each weekday during 2020 and most of 2021.

March 29, 2020

Apple Health Export Part I

Series: Exploring the Apple Health Export

A deep dive into the Apple Health Export (data from the Apple Health app). It describes how to create the export and then import it into R. It also provides a very complicated procedure to adjust the time stamps into the correct local time.

February 16, 2020

Working with New Haven Area Census Data Using R

Using the tidycensus package to explore census data. This post shows R code to fetch and map census data, but also gives some tips on how to explore the almost overwhelmind variety of variables available via the Census Bureau.

April 11, 2019

Guilford Demographics

A description of the demographic structure of Guilford by age compared with other towns. Also provides some background on the geographic location of registered voters in Guilford. This post is very similar to the previous post; it does not include the R code so it is much more readable.

September 9, 2018