The graph below shows the evolution of mortality in France. The data come from the national register of identification of natural persons of the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) and present deaths occurring in the national territory, all causes combined.
The vaccination campaign against Covid-19 began on December 27, 2020 in France. After a slow start, it gradually accelerated.
Be careful, the comparison can be distorted by the differences in the screening strategy of the countries, or even by voluntary underreporting of the scale of the epidemic.