Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Prosperity Region,
Michigan Occurences. January, 1 2020— May 1, 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 15,939 12,384 115,407 119 10,584 5,426 282 3,555 33,073 106 1,217 837 1
Upper Peninsula Prosperity Alliance 411 339 3,656 113 292 110 4 72 961 91 40 24
Northwest Prosperity Region 339 221 4,054 112 195 82 15 118 1,178 108 24 15
Northeast Prosperity Region 259 185 2,740 112 146 58 7 74 777 100 25 13
West Michigan Prosperity Alliance 1,743 1,355 15,619 118 1,087 536 39 388 4,496 107 160 122
East Central Michigan Prosperity Region 1,297 936 7,935 122 891 420 20 361 2,419 115 154 115 1
East Michigan Prosperity Region 1,367 951 10,403 116 908 440 27 416 3,190 110 131 96
South Central Prosperity Region 511 329 4,798 116 327 131 11 182 1,495 114 50 33
Southwest Prosperity Region 1,094 834 9,079 116 673 336 31 260 2,668 106 80 56
Southeast Michigan Prosperity Region 1,154 854 10,485 116 526 158 20 300 3,130 108 58 27
Detroit Metro Prosperity Region 7,764 6,380 46,638 122 5,539 3,155 108 1,384 12,759 103 495 336

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 February 1, 2021 and May 1, 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 May 1, 2021 . Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.