Weekly Cumulative All-Cause Mortality by Calendar Year
These charts shows the weekly cumulative excess deaths by calendar year from all-causes for the United States and its states over time.
Kentucky reported 38,477 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (65+ years of age). Expected deaths were 34,483. That is an increase of +3,994 deaths (+11.6%).
Kentucky reported 41,095 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (65+ years of age). Expected deaths were 34,906. That is an increase of +6,189 deaths (+17.7%).
Kentucky reported 40,276 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2022 (65+ years of age). Expected deaths were 35,392. That is an increase of +4,884 deaths (+13.8%).
Year to date, Kentucky reported 14,582 deaths for the 20 weeks of year 2023 (65+ years of age). Expected deaths were 14,523. That is an increase of +59 deaths (+0.4%).
These are raw undadjusted numbers as reported by CDC. Excess is calculated by substracting deaths from the baseline. The baseline is calculated as the pre-pandemic average of 2015-2019 adjusted for the linear trend (linear regression). Striked out series can be toggled by clicking on the legend. USMortality uses a projection algorithm to account for the delay in reporting based on up to 8 weeks of previous reports. The figures, are not suitable forcomparison between states, as they do not normalize for differences in population size and age structure.