In 2017, an average of 7,708 deaths occurred each day.
January, February, and December were the months with the highest average daily number of deaths (8,478, 8,351, and 8,344, respectively).
June, July, and August were the months with the lowest average daily number of deaths (7,298, 7,157, and 7,158, respectively).
Source: National Vital Statistics System. Underlying cause of death data, 1999–2017. https://wonder.cdc.gov/ucd-icd10.html.