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 6,454 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (75-84 years of age). Expected deaths were 5,634. That is an increase of +820 deaths (+14.6%).
West Virginia reported 6,918 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (75-84 years of age). Expected deaths were 5,663. That is an increase of +1,255 deaths (+22.2%).
West Virginia reported 7,030 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2022 (75-84 years of age). Expected deaths were 5,696. That is an increase of +1,334 deaths (+23.4%).
Year to date, West Virginia reported 4,470 deaths for the 37 weeks of year 2023 (75-84 years of age). Expected deaths were 4,054. That is an increase of +416 deaths (+10.3%).
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.