The Ministry of Health reported that in In the last 24 hours, 11,625 new infections and 593 deaths were registered caused by COVID-19 in Mexico. With this they add 1,168,395 accumulated positive cases and 109,456 deaths caused by the onset of the pandemic.
At a daily press conference, the Director General of Epidemiology, Jose Luis Alomi, pointed out that the percentage of positivity of cases is 45%, while the estimated infectivity curve continues to rise, as at the end of 47 weeks it registered a Increase of 14%.
“They were closing at week 47, with a slight increase of 2%. Always We emphasized that practically during the last month, this behavior has stabilized. “Before the previous month, we had an increase from the minimum we reached in the 41st week,” said the director of epidemiology.
While active cases of coronavirus reached 75,761, which means that in the last 14 days, these infections have registered symptoms of the disease and if they did not comply with the proper isolation and all sanitary measures, they could potentially contribute to the transmission of the virus.
In this regard, the specialist pointed out that the entities that contribute to the increase of cases in the country are Mexico City, Quetaro, Aguascalientes, Zacatecas, Guanajuato, Sonora and Lower California.
On the other hand, according to the technical document, Mexico City, State of Mexico and Guanajuato are the subjects with the highest number of active cases, followed by Nuevo Leon, followed by Quetaro, Jalisco, Durango, Coahuila, Zacatecas and Sonora, as well as the subjects with more than 1,000 active cases.
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In contrast, Chiapas and Camppeche reported the lowest number of active infections, having 74 and 56, respectively.
It should be remembered that this week Baja California and Zacatecas are back in the red, while 24 subjects remain orange; Oaksaka, Colima and Tlaxala are in yellow; and only Camppeche and Chiapas maintain a minimal green hazard.
Regarding the deaths, Alomia noted that in the 47th week compared to the 46th, there was a slight increase in 2%, while a decrease of 41% compared to the 28th week was observed, in which 5,338 deaths caused by the SARS-KOV-2 virus.
They continue to locate him Mexico City, State of Mexico, Veracruz, Puebla, Jalisco, Nuevo Leon, Baja California, Guanajuato, Sinaloa and Chihuahua as 10 entities that registered the highest number of deaths and which together represent more than half (61.8%) of all those in the country. Mexico City alone accounts for 16.6% of all deaths nationwide.
Regarding the busyness of the hospital, Alomija Zegara also announced that they have eight states more than 50% of your hospital charge, with the most alarming numbers in Durango and Mexico City.
“25% of the countries, ie. eight, have at least half of their beds or more occupied: Baha California, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, Hidalgo, Mexico, Guanajuato. “And two stand out: Durango and Mexico City, who would have even over 70%,” he explained.
On the other hand, Aguascalientes and Haya California account for more than 62% of the intensive care unit population, While the country’s capital has 61%, Zacatecas has 54%, and the state of Mexico and Nuevo Leon have 46%.
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