Mexico City News | Local, National, and Late Breaking News from CDMX

Coronavirus in Mexico as of February 10, 2022

The Ministry of Health (SSa) reported that until this Thursday, February 10, 5,226,269 cases of accumulated infections of coronavirus ( COVID-19 ) have been registered. In addition, since the start of the pandemic, Mexico has suffered 311,554 deaths from the disease.

This means that in the last 24 hours, 34,261 infections were added, as well as 927 deaths.

According to the daily technical statement, as of today, there are an estimated 117,210 active cases of the disease in the country; that is, the patients who began to present symptoms in the last 14 days (from January 28 to February 10, 2022).

The entities with the highest number of active cases of SARS-CoV-2 in descending order are: Colima, Baja California Sur, Mexico City, Nayarit, Tlaxcala, Aguascalientes and Querétaro.

Regarding hospital availability, the average occupancy of general beds in health centers is 36% and 25% for intensive care beds.

The states with the highest percentage of general bed occupancy are Puebla (56.46%), Nuevo León (51.06%), and Aguascalientes (50.20 percent). In turn, those with the highest percentage in beds with a ventilator are, again, Aguascalientes (48.66%), Mexico City (38.17%), and Jalisco (33.93 percent).

The most affected age group in the last five weeks are people between 18 and 39 years old, although they are followed by those aged 60 and older.

On the international scene, there are a total of 402,044,502 infections and 5,770,023 deaths accumulated worldwide. In the last 24 hours, 2,332,592 cases and 12,005 deaths were reported. The global lethality is 1.4 percent.

Currently, Mexico is the fifth country in the world with the most deaths from the coronavirus, only below the United States, Brazil, India, and Russia; and it is number 14 in the number of infections, according to the latest update from Johns Hopkins University.


  • Mayor of Mexico City announces she has COVID-19 for… The Head of Government of Mexico City, Claudia Sheinbaum, reported during the night of June 15 that she tested positive for COVID-19, the second time she has been infected. The mayor immediately clarified that she is well in terms of her state of health and she will continue her work remotely. Additionally, she took the…
  • The Night Bike Ride returns to CDMX Night Bike Rides are back in CDMX. The Mexico City government confirmed that after two years, the activity will return to the heart of the capital, and thousands of people are expected to attend. The 40th edition of the Night Ride will take place on February 26, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. The route…
  • Fecal material and viruses: what people breathe in CDMX It is a normal day when most Mexicans leave their homes to go to work or school, on the way they hear some birds, dogs barking, and car noises such as engines or horns; but at the same time you see garbage, excrement from dogs and other animals, smoke coming from cars or public transport.…
  • Templo Mayor rises again in the Zócalo of CDMX As part of the commemorations of 500 years of the Mexico-Tenochtitlan Indigenous Resistance, Mexico City began the installation of the Monumental Model of the Templo Mayor or “Huey Teocalli”, in the Zócalo of Mexico City (CDMX), which may be visited from August 13 to September 1, where a video mapping show, of luminous history, will…
  • Mexico’s Supreme Court upholds the right for… Given the continuity of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Supreme Court of Justice of the Nation ( SCJN ) validated that state governments can implement in their entities the mandatory use of face masks for residents as a health prevention measure. This occurred after a reform to the State Health Law of Nuevo León was declared…