Mexico has 91 percent of its population vaccinated, says the SSA


The Ministry of Health (SSa) reported that 82 million 407 thousand 688 people have been immunized against COVID-19; so he could also affirm that Mexico has 91 percent of its population vaccinated with the complete schematic.

The population with the complete vaccination scheme represents 74 million 053 thousand 608, and the remaining 9 percent are new schemes, which is equivalent to eight million 354 thousand 080.

At the moment the reinforcement dose will be applied for the teachers, which has already been announced on the dates.

Mexico has 91 percent of its population vaccinated

From December 24, 2020 until the last cut, the SSA has applied 151 million doses. Although Mexico has 91 percent of its population vaccinated, there has been a rebound in the number of cases.

The SSA said through a press release that “As part of the National Vaccination Strategy, this Saturday 480 thousand 491 doses were applied throughout the country, for a cumulative 151 million 945 thousand 143 biologicals supplied since December 24, 2020 ”.

Currently, although Mexico has 91 percent of its population vaccinated, the vaccination campaign continues for laggards, as well as reinforcement application for people over 60 years of age and health personnel.

The dose is also being applied to young people between the ages of 15 and 17, which is why a call is made to personnel working in educational institutions to keep an eye on the start of vaccination in their entities.

COVID-19 rebound in Mexico

Although Mexico has 91 percent of its population vaccinated, there has been a rebound in the number of cases.

The Technical Report of the Ministry of Health registered an increase of 186% in the number of estimated cases of COVID-19.

Which means that In the last 14 days, 158,332 people had signs and symptoms. Active cases represent 3.6 percent of the total registered during the pandemic.

In hospitalization, in the last 24 hours the occupancy of general beds is unchanged to remain at 20 percent and beds with mechanical ventilators decreased and is at 12 percent.

The SSA asked to reinforce basic prevention measures: healthy distance, frequent hand washing with soap and water or application of alcohol gel, as well as correct use of face masks, ventilation in closed spaces and maintaining precautions in public spaces due to the variant of COVID-19, Ómicron, which is in Mexico .

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Source-laverdadnoticias.com