The Ministry of Health (Ssa) reported that Mexico added 6,115 infections in the last 24 hours, so that in total it accounts for 924,962, while in deaths the figure is 91,753, an increase of 464 with respect to the previous day.
Regarding accumulated cases by entity, the five states that accumulate the highest number of coronavirus cases are Mexico City, with 162 thousand 16; State of Mexico, 98 thousand 123; Nuevo León, 53 thousand 495; Guanajuato, 48 thousand 997, and Sonora, 38 thousand 314.
“Mexico City continues to record most of the accumulated cases in the country and alone represents 18% of all those reported by residence entity,” detailed the Daily Technical Report published by the agency.
The document highlighted that until this Saturday there were 31,477 active cases, that is, patients who started symptoms in the last 14 days and who can still spread the virus.
“The capital is the entity with the most active cases, 5 thousand 784, followed by Nuevo León, with 2 thousand 757; Guanajuato, 2 thousand 260; Coahuila, 2 thousand 243, and Durango, with thousand 762, for which it rose one position today “, highlighted the secretariat.
Of the 91,753 deaths from COVID-19, 64% occurred in men and the average age of deaths is 63 years.
The entities with the most deaths are: Mexico City, the State of Mexico and Veracruz, with 15,173, 10,704 and 4,838, respectively.
“Mexico City, by itself, accumulates 16.5% of all deaths nationwide,” the document detailed.
Of all deaths, 45% lived with hypertension; 39%, with diabetes; 24%, with obesity, and 9%, with smoking, which, the Ssa argued, indicates that patients had one or more comorbidities that negatively impact when developing complications from COVID-19.
In addition to last Friday, Saturday and this Sunday there will not be a conference on the panorama of the pandemic, due to the national mourning decreed by President Andrés Manuel López Obrador in honor of the Mexicans who died from SARS-CoV-2.
Mexico has not reduced the contagion of COVID-19:
* The Ssa reported that Mexico added 6,151 infections in the last 24 hours.
* The capital is the entity with the most active cases, 5 thousand 784, followed by Nuevo León, with 2 thousand 757; Guanajuato, 2,260; Coahuila, 2,243, and Durango, with 1,762.
* Of the 91,753 deaths from COVID-19, 64% occurred in men and the average age of deaths is 63 years.