Last updated on December 31, 2020
Mexico City, Mexico — The Ministry of Health has reported 29,616 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Mexico, which are dispersed between 1,339 municipalities, 30 more locations than those reported from the day before.
Health officials also reported 257 additional deaths. Although Mexico City tops the list of the most confirmed diagnoses, during the last weeks, municipalities of Tijuana, Baja California and Culiacán, Sinaloa have recorded the maximum number of deaths with 243 and 139, respectively.
In a press conference from the National Palace, José Luis Alomía, director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health explained that nationally, the rate of infections is 21.84 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Places with the highest rates of incidences include Mexico City (90 cases per 100,000 inhabitants), Baja California (60 cases per 100,000 inhabitants) and Quintana Roo (58 cases per 100,000 inhabitants).