Deaths Involving COVID-19, Pneumonia, Influenza Reported By Prosperity Region,
Michigan Occurences. January, 1 2020 to December 31, 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 27,186 12,579 115,520 119 11,584 6,220 284 14,607 114,970 119 12,117 7,661 20
Upper Peninsula Prosperity Alliance 698 341 3,659 113 311 125 4 357 3,582 112 318 173 2
Northwest Prosperity Region 768 221 4,058 112 220 102 15 547 4,303 120 390 291 2
Northeast Prosperity Region 556 187 2,741 112 163 74 8 369 2,956 121 274 187
West Michigan Prosperity Alliance 3,255 1,367 15,624 118 1,172 604 38 1,888 15,855 121 1,476 1,045 1
East Central Michigan Prosperity Region 2,185 946 7,937 122 976 480 20 1,239 8,003 124 1,102 706 4
East Michigan Prosperity Region 2,503 962 10,405 116 1,009 516 27 1,541 10,987 123 1,254 813 2
South Central Prosperity Region 1,044 339 4,800 116 363 155 11 705 5,078 124 446 278 1
Southwest Prosperity Region 1,987 855 9,092 116 741 399 31 1,132 9,271 119 957 631 3
Southeast Michigan Prosperity Region 2,056 880 10,490 116 564 179 22 1,176 10,779 120 716 338 1
Detroit Metro Prosperity Region 12,134 6,481 46,714 122 6,065 3,586 108 5,653 44,156 117 5,184 3,199 4

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 December 31, 2021 and December 31, 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 the current week 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 December 31, 2021 . Division for Vital Records & Health Statistics, Michigan Department of Health & Human Services.