Covid-19 Fatalities, Excess Fatalities, and Conspiracies

In the latest conspiracy theory, some have argued that since only about 6% of Covid-19 fatalities state solely Covid-19 as a cause of death, pandemic fatalities are incredibly overstated. Inspection of the statistics suggest reported Covid-19 fatalities are, if anything, understating pandemic fatalities. Figure 1: Weekly fatalities due to Covid-19 as reported to CDC for … Continue reading Covid-19 Fatalities, Excess Fatalities, and Conspiracies