Monterrey / 07.30.2021 01:53:55
According to the preliminary report on deaths in 2020 in Mexico from the National Institute of Statistic and Geography, Nuevo León was located in the position 11 nationwide in the trate of deaths from covid-19 per 10,000 inhabitants, with 15.
Only one point below the national average that, according to the Inegi, it was 16 for the past year.
This aspect, mentions the official document, is led by Mexico City with a rate of 32 deaths from covid-19 for every 10,000 inhabitants.
Followed by Baja California, the State of Mexico and Sonora, with a rate of 21, and the states of Coahuila and Chihuahua with 20.
It should be noted that according to the data of the Inegi, Nationwide, 35 percent more deaths were registered due to covid-19 than what was reported by the federal government, being that the preliminary report of Inegi is based on the civil registry of deaths.
In the country, the covid-19 it was the leading cause of death in men and the third in women, together the second leading cause of fatality last year.
While in the data on deaths by covid-19 By states, Inegi only publishes what refers to the rate and not the number of deaths.
However, there is a difference of 12.13 percent between the figures used by the federal health and the state health of Nuevo León.
This is because at the federal level it is managed that 10,127 people have died during the pandemic. And according to the data of the state agency, 11 thousand 356 deaths accumulate in Nuevo León after contagion with the SARS-CoV-2.