National Vital Statistics System

Up to 204,691 extra deaths in the US so far in this pandemic year

BY: - August 17, 2020

The number of deaths in the United States through July 2020 is 8% to 12% higher than it would have been if the coronavirus pandemic had never happened. That’s at least 164,937 deaths above the number expected for the first seven months of the year – 16,183 more than the number attributed to COVID-19 thus […]