Coronavirus in Mexico: New record of COVID-19 infections for fifth-wave

The Ministry of Health (SSa) reported that, as of this Friday, July 8, 6,217,788 total cases accumulated since the health emergency began have been confirmed in the country. As for the number of deaths, to date, a total of 326,022 deaths were reported.

With these numbers, according to the Daily Technical Report, in the last 24 hours, 32,569 new infections and 46 deaths from COVID-19 were registered.

The agency explained that this Friday there are 222,093 estimated active cases of the disease, that is, the people who began to present symptoms in the last 14 days (from June 25 to July 8, 2022).

SSa indicated that the entities with the highest number of active cases of SARS-CoV-2 in descending order are: Mexico City, Baja California Sur, Colima, Quintana Roo, Sinaloa, Yucatán, Querétaro, Nuevo León, Tabasco and Nayarit.

Regarding the accumulated infections by location, the Government of Mexico has registered the total number of cases since the pandemic began, with the following states having the highest number of registered cases: Mexico City (1,545,165); State of Mexico (619,524), and Nuevo León (347,150).

They are followed by the states of Guanajuato (296,826); Jalisco (258,223); San Luis Potosí (198,551); Tabasco (197,173); Veracruz (195,548); Puebla (179,330), and Sonora (174,753). Together, these entities make up 65 percent of all cumulative cases registered in the country.

The SSa reported that the distribution by sex in confirmed deaths shows a predominance of 62% in men, with an average age of 64 years at death; while the confirmed cases show a greater predominance in women, with 52.2 percent and the general average age is 38 years.

Based on the last cut, the states with the highest number of deaths are Mexico City (56,428); State of Mexico (34,851); Jalisco (19,587); Puebla (16,501); Veracruz (16,432), and Nuevo León (15,181).

Regarding hospital availability, until July 7, the states with the highest percentage of general bed occupancy are Guerrero (42.2%), Chihuahua (37.34%), and Querétaro (37%). In turn, those with the highest percentage in beds with ventilators are Querétaro (11 percent), Colina (8 percent), and Baja California Sur (8 percent).

Subscribe here to receive our newsletters, Whatsapp emergency alerts, access exclusive content on PVDN, and enjoy this site with fewer ads for only $25 USD per year! (.06 cents per day)

  • Criminals gangs burn stores and vehicles in Jalisco and Guanajuato Terror took hold of Jalisco and Guanajuato on Tuesday night. Criminals burned cars, trucks, and businesses, and also blocked several roads in these two states just after 7:00 p.m. The violence was the response to the operation to arrest a regional criminal and the clashes between crime rings and members of the Army, as explained…
  • Mexico governmental agency investigates Sonora Grill for accusations of separating diners by skin color The luxury restaurant chain Sonora Grill Group is in the eye of the hurricane due to accusations that point to alleged acts of discrimination and racism against its diners. The accusations started at the restaurant chain’s location on Presidente Masaryk street in the Polanco neighborhood -one of the most exclusive in the capital-, where they…
  • Allegations that Amber Heard blackmailed Elon Musk to pay Johnny Depp are creepy, even for her If the latest reports that Amber Heard had a strategic plan to blackmail Elon Musk to pay Johnny Depp the judgment against her, it’s the creepiest thing that we have seen from the actress during her very public spiral. And maybe the creepiest thing from Elon Musk, which says a lot. After starring in and…
  • Woman’s body found in a suitcase in Puerto Vallarta On Saturday night, authorities located the body of a person inside a suitcase on Antonio J. Hernández street and Prolongación Zacatecas street in the Primero de Mayo neighborhood in the municipality of Puerto Vallarta. The report was made to the 911 emergency service where a suspicious package was mentioned on Antonio J. Hernández street at…
  • Texas man dies at Blue Chairs Hotel in Puerto Vallarta Another unfortunate death was recorded in the Romantic Zone of Puerto Vallarta, where a 71-year-old man from Texas was found dead inside his hotel room at the Blue Chairs Hotel on Los Muertos Beach. It was announced that the man apparently died of natural causes, however, as there was no direct relative who could officially…

Puerto Vallarta News

Compare Listings

Title Price Status Type Area Purpose Bedrooms Bathrooms