Observed to Expected Mortality for the United States, Updated October 3, 2020

This week’s refresh of the excess mortality count from the CDC (last updated September 30). The federal agency identified nearly 263,000 excess deaths across the country since the start of this year (about 13,000 more than last week’s estimate). The overall excess mortality rate increased slightly from 11.0% last week to 11.1% this week.

Observed to Expected Excess Mortality for the United States, September 30, 2020

Data from the CDC’s National Center for Health Statistics, updated September 30, 2020