The Federal Ministry of Health announced which states change their traffic lights and which ones remain on the COVID map from October 18 to 31. CDMX and Edomex go green.
The Ministry of Health (SSa) announced the change of the COVID traffic light in Mexico, and in the count, it stands out that there are 20 states in green, 11 in yellow, one in orange and none in red, which identifies the maximum risk on the COVID Map.
The epidemiological traffic light will take effect from October 18 to 31.
The federal agency detailed that in 24 hours there were 434 deaths due to COVID-19, for a total of 284,008 people who have lost their lives due to the disease.
Regarding the number of reported cases, in one day 5,286 cases were accumulated until this Friday, for a total of 3 million 749,860 since the start of the health emergency.
States that go to green traffic lights
Entities in this color have no mobility restrictions. The operation of economic and social activities will be carried out on a regular basis.
The educational model will work under the new normal in accordance with the provisions of the SEP.
The use of the mask is recommended in closed public spaces and mandatory in public transport.
- Ciudad de México
- Baja California sur
- Nuevo León
- San Luis potosí
- Estado de México
- Quintana Roo
States on COVID traffic light in yellow
The operation of economic and social activities will have a capacity of 75%.
The use of a mask is mandatory in all closed public spaces. Recommended in open spaces without the possibility of maintaining a healthy distance and mandatory in public transport
States on orange COVID traffic light
The only state in this category is Baja California. The indications of the SSa for this color are: the operation of economic and social activities will be with a capacity of 50%. The use of a mask is mandatory in all public spaces.
States on red light
No states on red light
Regarding hospitalizations, the reduction is 79% compared to the maximum peak reached in January. In this sense, the occupancy of general beds is 26% and 23% for beds with a fan.
This Friday’s report also indicated that 67 million 957,153 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered so far.