Forecasting Covid-19 cases using machine learning models in South Africa

Sakhiwo Mtwenka , Siyabonga Mbomambi

Partner: covid19za

Year: 2021

Abstract: The Corona virus (Covid ��� 19) continues to have a significant negative impact on the wellbeing of humanity and the economy of many countries, more especially in emerging market economies. the LSTM and the Facebook Prophet sequential models were trained on Google term searches and South African Covid - 19 positive cases data. The LSTM achieved better overall accuraly relatively.

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