The Ministry of Health reported this Monday that the number of deaths due to Covid-19 in Mexico amounted to 296,721, after 49 new deaths were reported.
The agency detailed that at the end of this December 13, the accumulated contagions of this disease increased to 3 million 918,987 cases, after 771 new infected people were confirmed in the last 24 hours.
In the daily technical report on the progress of the pandemic, 17,362 are estimated active cases of the new coronavirus in the country, that is, people who had symptoms in the last 14 days. While 3 million 275,463 people have managed to recover after suffering from this disease caused by the virus SARS-CoV-2.
The states that have registered the highest rate of active Covid-19 cases per 100,000 inhabitants are:
- Baja California
- Baja California Sur
- Mexico City
- San Luis Potosi
Refering to hospital capacity, the occupancy of general beds is located at 15%, while the beds with a ventilator for the care of severe Covid-19 patients register an occupancy of 12 percent, in both cases without changes compared to what was reported yesterday.
Advance of vaccination against Covid-19 in Mexico
The federal government detailed that at the cutoff on Sunday, December 12, the Ministry of Health supplied 187,521 vaccines against Covid-19Therefore, the total doses applied at the national level increased to 137 million 357,032 doses.
The federal agency reported that of the 80 million 503,005 people inoculated in the country, 66 million 225,140 already have the complete scheme of one or two doses depending on the type of biological applied. While 14 million 277,865 people have half a scheme.
It should be remembered that the Government of the Mexico City continue with the application of the booster dose for older adults; This week will start with the immunization campaign in seven municipalities:
- Magdalena Contreras
- Miguel Hidalgo