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.
West Virginia reported 6,947 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (0-64 years of age). Expected deaths were 6,338. That is an increase of +609 deaths (+9.6%).
West Virginia reported 8,268 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (0-64 years of age). Expected deaths were 6,390. That is an increase of +1,878 deaths (+29.4%).
West Virginia reported 7,331 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2022 (0-64 years of age). Expected deaths were 6,437. That is an increase of +894 deaths (+13.9%).
Year to date, West Virginia reported 1,287 deaths for the 9 weeks of year 2023 (0-64 years of age). Expected deaths were 1,175. That is an increase of +112 deaths (+9.5%).
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.