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 5,657 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (65-74 years of age). Expected deaths were 5,136. That is an increase of +521 deaths (+10.1%).
West Virginia reported 6,891 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (65-74 years of age). Expected deaths were 5,255. That is an increase of +1,636 deaths (+31.1%).
West Virginia reported 6,279 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2022 (65-74 years of age). Expected deaths were 5,413. That is an increase of +866 deaths (+16.0%).
Year to date, West Virginia reported 4,790 deaths for the 46 weeks of year 2023 (65-74 years of age). Expected deaths were 4,817. That is an increase of -27 deaths (-0.6%).
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.