The Health Secretary reported that Mexico accumulated 362 more deaths than yesterday associated with Covid-19, for which a total of 127 thousand 213, as well as 5 thousand 211 new cases diagnosed with coronavirus, to account for 1 million 448 thousand 755
According to the Covid-19 Daily Technical Report, the incidence rate of accumulated cases is 1,123 for every 100,000 inhabitants and the latest update indicates that there are 400,142 suspected cases of the respiratory disease.
The document highlights that the 10 entities with the highest number of positive diagnoses SarsCoV2 they are Mexico City, State of Mexico, Guanajuato, Nuevo León, Jalisco, Sonora, Coahuila, Puebla, Tabasco and Veracruz, which together make up 65% of all infections in the country.
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“Mexico City registers most of the accumulated cases in the country and alone represents 23% of all cases registered by state,” the report detailed.
Regarding the active epidemic, the unit that heads Jorge Alcocer Varela indicated that to date, 53,992 people contracted the virus 14 days ago and therefore can still transmit it.
“Mexico City, State of Mexico, Nuevo León and Guanajuato are the entities with the highest number of active cases with more than 3,000, followed by Jalisco, Tabasco, Querétaro, Puebla, Coahuila, Sonora and Hidalgo as the entities with more than one thousand active cases, which together account for 85% of the active cases in the country ”.
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While the number of patients who recovered from respiratory disease since the first case was reported amounts to one million 98 thousand 431.
At the information cutoff, the SSa reported that the country adds 127 thousand 213 deaths from Covid-19, “so far, there are 17 thousand 769 suspicious deaths which include those pending by laboratory and those that are in the process of clinical judgment, which are 14,283 ”.
In terms of deaths, Mexico City is the entity with the most deaths from coronavirus with a total of 22 thousand 04, followed by the State of Mexico with 14 thousand 510, Veracruz with 6 thousand 227, Jalisco with 6 thousand 78 and Puebla with 5 thousand 771.
Mexico City, State of Mexico, Veracruz, Jalisco, Puebla, Baja California, Guanajuato, Nuevo León, Chihuahua and Coahuila are located as the 10 entities that have registered the highest number of deaths and together they represent 62% of all those that occurred in Mexico.
“Mexico City alone accumulates 17% of all deaths nationwide,” the report stated.
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In contrast, the states with the lowest number of deaths from coronavirus are Baja California Sur with 777, Colima with 852, Campeche with 973, Nayarit with 1,110 and Chiapas with 1,112.
According to the Undersecretariat of Prevention and Health Promotion, the distribution by sex in the confirmed deaths shows a prevalence of 63% in men, in addition to the fact that the median age of deaths is 64 years.
In order to avoid contagion, the Ministry of Health through the technical report recommends people who suffer from diabetes, hypertension, morbid obesity, kidney failure, lupus, cancer, heart and respiratory diseases, as well as older adults and pregnant women stay safe at home and keep a distance of no less than five feet.
“For the protection and care of the elderly, the most important measures is voluntary social isolation and following the recommendations of healthy distance and prevention measures,” recommend health authorities.