The Ministry of Health (SSa), through the daily technical communication, reported that this Sunday, January 23, there were 98 deaths and 20 thousand 872 new cases of COVID-19 in the country.
With such numbers 4 million 667 thousand 829 infections and 303 thousand 183 deaths were accumulated caused by SARS-CoV-2 nationwide. In addition to the above, 623 thousand 593 suspected cases were reported, 8 million 368 thousand 828 negative, 338 thousand 056 estimated active and 13 million 660 thousand 250 people studied since the health contingency began.
According to the demographic data of the epidemic, the confirmed cases show a predominance in women with 51.2 percent. Meanwhile, the overall median age is 39 years.
He also pointed out that Baja California Sur, Mexico City, Tabasco and Colima are the entities with the highest number of estimated active cases (with a start date of the last 14 days by the positivity rate, by entity and epidemiological week). At the national level, 320 thousand 062 infections of this type are calculated.
Since March 2020, the federal administration has registered the total number of infections by place of residence, with which the Mexico City has reported 1 million 160 thousand 552, the Mexico state 444 thousand 496, New Lion 246 thousand 840, Guanajuato 234 thousand 693, Jalisco 192 thousand 005, Tabasco 170 thousand 812, Sonora 140 thousand 700, Puebla 139 thousand 443, Veracruz 137 thousand 181 and Coahuila has presented 127 thousand 221.
Regarding hospitalization, the federal agency reported that the occupation of general beds to care for patients with complications of COVID-19, located with 41%; while in the occupation of fan beds increased one point, to be placed in 25 percent.
Likewise, it was reported that in the last five weeks the highest number of infections was registered in people in the age range of 18 to 29 years, placing themselves as the group most likely to contract the virus, followed by the sector of 30 to 39 years and the from 40 to 49 years old.
On the other hand, in the distribution by sex and age of deaths caused by COVID-19, a predominance of 62% was observed in men. The average age of deaths from coronavirus is 64 years.
In this area, the Mexico City is at the head with 53 thousand 189 deaths, then there is the Mexico state (33 thousand 281), Jalisco (17 thousand 846), Puebla (15 thousand 828), Veracruz (14 thousand 927), New Lion (14 thousand 053), Guanajuato (13 thousand 658), Lower California (11 thousand 305), Sonora (9 thousand 476) and Sinaloa (9 thousand 131). The set of entities mentioned represent 64.4% of deaths in the country.
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