Plot of the Swedish fatalities among people between the ages 65 and 80 in the month January,..,December in the years 2015 - 2020

and January - November in 2021

Heigth of rectangle corresponds to 200 deceased per 100000, i.e. 0.2%

Brown - 2015

Blue - 2016

Yellow - 2017

Red - 2018. Rather strong flu season.A peak of mortalities can be identified in March

Green - 2019

Black - 2020. Covid 19 plus flu. A visual increase of mortalities in April and May. At the end of the year the death toll increases somewhat more than in previous years from a very low value in October

White - 2021. Covid 19 plus flu. The somewhat increased death toll for the end of 2020 continues into January. After that there is less fatalities then in any of the other years!

Table of Swedish fatalities per 100000 among people between the ages of of 65 and 80 in the years 2015 - 2020

2015201620172018201920202021
January 164 163 168 159 153 150 181
February 145 148 141 154 139 137 141
March 164 161 149 173 148 157 154
April 156 146 144 145 134 191 147
May 145 139 142 138 134 162 142
June 137 132 133 129 129 126 124
July 148 136 133 142 137 138 137
August 137 138 136 135 129 132 131
September 143 136 134 133 132 130 129
October 144 141 148 146 145 139 140
November 147 148 142 134 134 152 138
December 154 160 153 151 143 182 

It can be seen that a significant excess mortality 2020 only can be found in April and May. There ist then another increase in December continuing into January 2021. The mortality in February and March 2021 is thereafter lower then most years 2015 - 2020

Table over the number of inhabitants in Sweden between the ages of of 65 and 80 at the reference date 1 November in the years 2014 - 2020

201420152016 2017 2018 2019 2020
1413476144557714699631493476151357815290611544366

Corresponding computations for Germany