There have been 7,000 excess deaths in England and Wales over the last 3 weeks. This is a 30% increase in mortality. The provisional total number of all deaths registered in Scotland in week 02 of 2023 (9th to 15th January) was 2,020 (450 or 29% above the 5-year average).
Graph in link…. Europe reported 35% excess deaths in the last week for which full data is available. EuroMOMO pooled estimates show an elevated level of excess mortality
This week’s pooled EuroMOMO estimates of all-cause mortality for the participating European countries show elevated level of excess mortality, overall and in all age groups.