What will be the 7-day average number of new cases of COVID-19 in Louisiana for the week ending 20 October 2021?
Louisiana continues to struggle with COVID-19 in the wake of Hurricane Ida (USA Today). The outcome will be determined using data as published by the New York Times (NY Times). The 7-day average of new cases of COVID-19 in Louisiana for the week ending 1 September 2021 was 2,991. The data for the week ending 20 October 2021 will be accessed for resolution at approximately 5:00PM ET on 26 October 2021.
The question closed "Fewer than 1,500" with a closing date of 21 October 2021.
|Possible Answer||Correct?||Final Crowd Forecast|
|Fewer than 1,500||100%|
|Between 1,500 and 3,000, inclusive||0%|
|More than 3,000 but fewer than 4,500||0%|
|Between 4,500 and 6,000, inclusive||0%|
|More than 6,000 but fewer than 7,500||0%|
|7,500 or more||0%|
|Number of Forecasters||47|
|average for questions older than 6 months: 257|
|Number of Forecasts||173|
|average for questions older than 6 months: 686|
|Accuracy of participants|
|Participants in this question vs. all forecasters||better than average|