Pennsylvania Department of Health

Introduction

This page displays counts of COVID-19 underlying and associated deaths for Pennsylvania residents by selected demographic variables in 2020. COVID-19 underlying deaths are deaths with an underlying cause of death ICD-10 code of U071. COVID-19 associated deaths are deaths with an underlying or contributing cause of death ICD-10 code of U071.

Data source is the Pennsylvania Death Certificate Dataset.

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COVID-19 deaths by month

Year Month COVID-19 underlying deaths COVID-19 associated deaths
2020 Total 16,599 18,244
2020 January 0 0
2020 February 0 0
2020 March 98 103
2020 April 3,296 3,474
2020 May 2,513 2,683
2020 June 702 816
2020 July 413 488
2020 August 446 511
2020 September 333 406
2020 October 612 712
2020 November 2,300 2,547
2020 December 5,886 6,504

COVID-19 deaths by county

Year County name COVID-19 underlying deaths COVID-19 associated deaths
2020 Total 16,599 18,244
2020 Adams 81 100
2020 Allegheny 1,104 1,232
2020 Armstrong 43 74
2020 Beaver 240 272
2020 Bedford 98 108
2020 Berks 575 615
2020 Blair 193 202
2020 Bradford 57 62
2020 Bucks 876 945
2020 Butler 225 252
2020 Cambria 279 317
2020 Cameron 3 4
2020 Carbon 93 96
2020 Centre 141 160
2020 Chester 555 601
2020 Clarion 48 54
2020 Clearfield 54 59
2020 Clinton 30 31
2020 Columbia 83 88
2020 Crawford 92 108
2020 Cumberland 321 339
2020 Dauphin 329 372
2020 Delaware 982 1,048
2020 Elk 21 22
2020 Erie 258 276
2020 Fayette 163 182
2020 Forest 9 10
2020 Franklin 235 261
2020 Fulton 12 14
2020 Greene 34 37
2020 Huntingdon 75 94
2020 Indiana 116 129
2020 Jefferson 57 66
2020 Juniata 64 68
2020 Lackawanna 268 290
2020 Lancaster 748 791
2020 Lawrence 139 159
2020 Lebanon 156 166
2020 Lehigh 518 576
2020 Luzerne 463 506
2020 Lycoming 130 155
2020 McKean 26 35
2020 Mercer 164 186
2020 Mifflin 126 131
2020 Monroe 213 230
2020 Montgomery 1,170 1,259
2020 Montour 28 29
2020 Northampton 419 473
2020 Northumberland 239 251
2020 Perry 42 46
2020 Philadelphia 2,460 2,668
2020 Pike 45 50
2020 Potter 15 15
2020 Schuylkill 237 264
2020 Snyder 42 45
2020 Somerset 103 114
2020 Sullivan 2 3
2020 Susquehanna 37 42
2020 Tioga 79 85
2020 Union 42 49
2020 Venango 58 59
2020 Warren 41 61
2020 Washington 134 156
2020 Wayne 29 32
2020 Westmoreland 424 490
2020 Wyoming 30 32
2020 York 426 498

COVID-19 deaths by sex

Year Sex COVID-19 underlying deaths COVID-19 associated deaths
2020 Total 16,599 18,244
2020 Male 8,299 9,032
2020 Female 8,300 9,212

Notes: Total includes unknown values.

COVID-19 deaths by race and origin

Year Race COVID-19 underlying deaths COVID-19 associated deaths
2020 Total 16,599 18,244
2020 White 13,403 14,785
2020 Black 2,315 2,510
2020 Asian / Pacific Islander 278 299
2020 Multi-race 35 39
2020 Other 525 565
2020 Hispanic 722 779

Notes: Total includes unknown values. Hispanic can be of any race.

COVID-19 deaths by age

Year Age COVID-19 underlying deaths COVID-19 associated deaths
2020 Total 16,599 18,244
2020 0 to 4 1 1
2020 5 to 9 0 0
2020 10 to 14 1 1
2020 15 to 19 5 6
2020 20 to 24 8 10
2020 25 to 29 15 16
2020 30 to 34 35 40
2020 35 to 39 38 42
2020 40 to 44 79 85
2020 45 to 49 140 155
2020 50 to 54 276 302
2020 55 to 59 493 531
2020 60 to 64 881 961
2020 65 to 69 1,316 1,415
2020 70 to 74 1,717 1,854
2020 75 to 79 2,124 2,311
2020 80 to 84 2,446 2,688
2020 85+ 7,024 7,826

Notes: Total includes unknown values.