During the day 17 of the “new normal”, the secretariat of Health reported 159 thousand 793 contagions by Covid-19, 4 thousand 930 more than in the past, as well as 19 thousand 80 deaths, an increase of 770 over last Tuesday.
Recalling that 16 federal states are kept in red light, and 16 went to orange, José Luis Alomía, director of Epidemiology stated that 22 thousand 209 cases make up the epidemic is active, that is to say that caught in the past 14 days and can still transmit the virus.
He added that there are a thousand 846 deaths that are suspicious that are distributed in the last 15 days, still waiting for the results of the reactive tests to confirm or discard them. He added that the deaths that are reported in the last 24 hours occurred on dates prior.
On the hospital occupancythe official mentioned that throughout the country there are 24-thousand-299 beds to meet Covid-19, 13-thousand-123 are available and 11 thousand 176 occupied, so that to a national level, the occupancy is 46%.
He added that there are a total of 8 thousand 438 intensive care beds or those that have mechanical ventilator for respiratory support, of which 5 thousand 133 are available and 3 thousand 305 occupied, the occupancy rate is 39%.
Beds general, Mexico City, State of Mexico and Guerrero maintained the highest occupancy of 74%, 69% and 62% respectively, while in beds reviews, Baja California and the State of Mexico have the highest occupation with 65% followed by Mexico City, with 59% respectively.
See here the complete transmission of the conference on cases of coronavirus in Mexico, from National Palace: