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.
South Carolina reported 15,194 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 11,616. That is an increase of +3,578 deaths (+30.8%).
South Carolina reported 14,606 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 11,551. That is an increase of +3,055 deaths (+26.4%).
South Carolina reported 14,725 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2022 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 11,577. That is an increase of +3,148 deaths (+27.2%).
Year to date, South Carolina reported 12,021 deaths for the 46 weeks of year 2023 (85+ years of age). Expected deaths were 9,966. That is an increase of +2,055 deaths (+20.6%).
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.