Provisional Death Counts for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Distribution of Deaths by Race and Hispanic Origin

data.cdc.gov | Last Updated 25 Nov 2020

This data file contains the following indicators that can be used to illustrate potential differences in the burden of deaths due to COVID-19 according to race and ethnicity: •Count of COVID-19 deaths: Number of deaths due to COVID-19 reported for each race and Hispanic origin group •Distribution of COVID-19 deaths (%): Deaths for each group as a percent of the total number of COVID-19 deaths reported •Unweighted distribution of population (%): Population of each group as a percent of the total population •Weighted distribution of population (%): Population of each group as percent of the total population after accounting for how the race and Hispanic origin population is distributed in relation to the geographic areas impacted by COVID-19

Tags: deaths, race, ethnicity, mortality, united states, state, covid-19, coronavirus, nchs, population

This dataset has the following 13 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
Data as ofdata_as_ofcalendar_date
Start Weekstart_weekcalendar_date
End Weekend_weekcalendar_date
Statestatetext
Indicatorindicatortext
Non-Hispanic Whitenon_hispanic_whitenumber
Non-Hispanic Black or African Americannon_hispanic_black_african_americannumber
Non-Hispanic American Indian or Alaska Nativenon_hispanic_american_indian_alaska_nativenumber
Non-Hispanic Asiannon_hispanic_asian_pacific_islandernumber
Non-Hispanic Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islandernh_nhopinumber
Hispanic or Latinohispanic_latino_totalnumber
Otherothernumber
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