Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Prosperity Region,
Michigan Occurences. January, 1 2020— August 3, 2020P

Prosperity Region COVID-19
Deaths1
Deaths from
All Causes
Percent of
Expected Deaths2
Pneumonia3
Deaths
Pneumonia &
COVID-194
Influenza
Deaths5
Michigan 5,907 61,288 115 5,766 2,776 277
Upper Peninsula Prosperity Alliance 16 1,715 96 108 5 3
Northwest Prosperity Region 23 2,017 105 79 9 13
Northeast Prosperity Region 41 1,390 103 68 11 6
West Michigan Prosperity Alliance 253 7,925 109 405 87 39
East Central Michigan Prosperity Region 215 3,887 109 340 88 19
East Michigan Prosperity Region 392 5,408 110 452 189 24
South Central Prosperity Region 60 2,427 109 148 25 11
Southwest Prosperity Region 190 4,583 108 262 72 31
Southeast Michigan Prosperity Region 398 5,609 114 245 51 20
Detroit Metro Prosperity Region 4,319 26,327 126 3,659 2,239 111

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.

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 Death File, Extracted August 3, 2020 . Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.