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 25,323 deaths, for the 52 weeks of year 2020 (all years of age). Expected deaths were 23,243. That is an increase of +2,080 deaths (+8.9%).
West Virginia reported 28,665 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2021 (all years of age). Expected deaths were 23,546. That is an increase of +5,119 deaths (+21.7%).
West Virginia reported 26,908 deaths for the 52 weeks of year 2022 (all years of age). Expected deaths were 23,856. That is an increase of +3,052 deaths (+12.8%).
Year to date, West Virginia reported 4,740 deaths for the 9 weeks of year 2023 (all years of age). Expected deaths were 4,559. That is an increase of +181 deaths (+4.0%).
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.