Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Prosperity Region,
Michigan Occurences. January, 1 2020— October 14, 2021P

Prosperity Region All Reported
COVID-19
Deaths to
Date1
2020 2021
COVID-19
Deaths
Deaths
from
All Causes
Percent of
Expected Deaths2
Pneumonia3
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-194
Influenza
Deaths5
COVID-19
Deaths
Deaths
from
All Causes
Percent of
Expected Deaths2
Pneumonia3
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-194
Influenza
Deaths5
Michigan 20,362 12,579 115,520 119 11,584 6,220 284 7,783 82,141 111 6,431 3,670 6
Upper Peninsula Prosperity Alliance 500 341 3,659 113 311 125 4 159 2,533 103 124 43
Northwest Prosperity Region 470 221 4,058 112 220 102 15 249 2,981 109 158 100 2
Northeast Prosperity Region 347 187 2,741 112 163 74 8 160 2,060 109 118 69
West Michigan Prosperity Alliance 2,278 1,367 15,624 118 1,172 604 38 911 11,248 112 700 434
East Central Michigan Prosperity Region 1,633 946 7,937 122 976 480 20 687 5,756 116 629 376 2
East Michigan Prosperity Region 1,811 962 10,405 116 1,009 516 27 849 7,837 115 695 421
South Central Prosperity Region 704 339 4,800 116 363 155 11 365 3,651 118 234 130
Southwest Prosperity Region 1,430 855 9,092 116 741 399 31 575 6,623 112 462 251
Southeast Michigan Prosperity Region 1,490 880 10,490 116 564 179 22 610 7,764 113 374 145
Detroit Metro Prosperity Region 9,699 6,481 46,714 122 6,065 3,586 108 3,218 31,688 109 2,937 1,701 2

Note:

PDeaths reported to the Michigan Vital Records office may be delayed by 7 days. Verifying the cause of death, and processing the records from adminstrative records may further delay the reports of deaths for statistical purposes. The deaths shown in the deaths columns will be lower than the actual year-to-date total.

Most deaths occuring between September 4, 2021 and October 14, 2021 do not have a coded cause of death.

1COVID-19 deaths are those deaths coded as ICD-10 U07.1 or U07.2 as an underlying or related cause of death.

2Percent of expected deaths is the number of deaths for all causes for this week in 2020 compared to the average number across the same week in 2017–2019.

3Pneumonia deaths are those deaths coded ICD-10 codes J12.0-J18.9 as an underlying cause of death or a related cause of death, but excluding any mention of flu.

4The decedent was reported as having pneumonia and COVID-19 simulataneously.

5Influenza deaths are coded as J09-J11.

Source: Michigan 2020-2021 Death File, Extracted October 14, 2021 . Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.