The official numbers for a typical flu range between 6000 and 8500 deaths per year.
As for Corona Virus deaths, so far, there have been 2,984 Covid19 deaths this year. And it appears that we are already past the peak and have passed the 1/2 season mark. (Thus suggesting we may have approximately 6,000 Covid19-related deaths, this year.)
Flu statistics can be found on the following website:
Current Corona Virus Canadian Statistics can be found on the following website: