How many deaths counted as Covid-19 deaths are actually from the virus?

Figure 1. CDC reported weekly excess deaths for the U.S. as a whole, Jan. 1 2017 to July 2020, showing a large spike in excess deaths in the first half of 2020.
Figure 2. CDC excess deaths since Feb. 1 2020, for all causes other than COVID-19, as of early August 2020.

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