Tweet volumes in American cities

  • Alexander Gross (Creator)
  • Lav R Varshney (Creator)
  • Dhriaj Murthy (Creator)

Dataset

Description

This dataset enumerates the number of geocoded tweets captured in geographic rectangular bounding boxes around the metropolitan statistical areas (MSAs) defined for 49 American cities, during a four-week period in 2012 (between April and June), through the Twitter Streaming API.

More information on MSA definitions: https://www.census.gov/population/metro/
Date made available2016
PublisherUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Cite this

Gross, A. (Creator), Varshney, L. R. (Creator), Murthy, D. (Creator). (2016): Tweet volumes in American cities, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. 10.13012/B2IDB-9276024_V1