Sunday, November 28

COVID-19: Mexico reports 263 new deaths from coronavirus

The Ministry of Health reported this Thursday 263 new deaths from COVID-19 for a total of 293 thousand 449 confirmed deaths, in addition to another four thousand 128 cases to reach three million 876 thousand 391 detected.

With these figures, Mexico remains the fourth country with the most deaths from the virus, behind the United States, Brazil and India, and the fifteenth in number of confirmed infections, according to the Johns Hopkins University count.

The country adds 17 consecutive weeks of decline in infections after a third wave that reached its peak between July and August.

Of the total number of infections, 21 thousand 863 are active cases, which have presented symptoms during the last 14 days and account for 0.5% of the total. In addition, since the beginning of the pandemic, 3,234,360 people have recovered.

The average occupancy of general beds remains at 17%, and the use of intensive therapy beds at 13%.


The authorities also indicated that the vaccination program, which includes all those over 18 years of age, accumulates more than 131.6 million doses applied, adding 221 thousand 510 during the last day.

So far, 76.16 million people over the age of 18 have at least one dose. That is, 85% of the total population of legal age. Of that total, 85% (64.61 million) have received the complete scheme.




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