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 13,207 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 12,016. That is an increase of +1,191 deaths (+9.9%).
Kentucky reported 12,740 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 11,986. That is an increase of +754 deaths (+6.3%).
Year to date, Kentucky reported 8,775 deaths for the 36 weeks of year 2022 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 8,273. That is an increase of +502 deaths (+6.1%).
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.