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    Latest Changes:
    • SMA: 1 new death, 7 new cases, 19 active confirmed cases.
    • GTO: 22 new deaths, 299 new cases.
    • MEX: 478 new deaths.

    "The government has said the real number of infected people is likely significantly higher than the confirmed cases." Reuters.

    See: Understanding Mexico's Covid Statistics. We are in the middle of a pandemic. The confirmed cases represent a small percent of actual infections, so "don't let your guard down."

    See: What do the CDMX death certificates tell us? Update through September 20. Excess mortality analysis tells us that the official death statistics miss some Covid-19 deaths.

    SMA: 35 deaths, 602 confirmed, 43 suspected, 548 recovered.
    SMA: 34 deaths, 595 confirmed, 34 suspected, 544 recovered (previous).
    SMA New cases, active cases and 7 day moving averages: Google Spreadsheet.
    coronavirus.sanmigueldeallende.gob.mx (<< click for latest). (SMA numbers are also available on the GTO site, next.)
    In the dashboard above there are 602 confirmed cases - 35 deaths - 548 recovered = 19 active confirmed cases.

    GTO: 3,068 deaths, 45,785 confirmed, 2,631 suspected
    GTO: 3,046 deaths, 45,486 confirmed, 2,585 suspected (previous).
    coronavirus.guanajuato.gob.mx (<< click for latest and the full chart of municipalities).

    For the latest SMA News 24/7 visit News Wire Mexico: SMA. Updated every 30 minutes.
    Beginning Saturday October 3, 2020 the Government is only testing 1 out of ten symptomatic cases. The numbers will look lower but but it is due to less testing.Joey Merrifield

    This refers to people in GTO (including SMA) that present to certain medical facilities with symptoms of Covid. There is another methodology change happening at this same time described at: Covid numbers leap as authorities change methodology.

    COVID Testing Policy Change
    Beginning next week, SMA will offer free testing for all patients who meet symptomatic criteria.
    Covid-19 SMA Oct 14

    It is not clear how much these changes will impact the official statistics.
    Mexico Data and Interactive Maps
    Click here for the current data and interactive maps.

    Mexico: 829,396 cases and 84,898 deaths (click for latest).
    Mexico: 825,340 cases and 84,420 deaths (previous).

    USA | Canada | World (click for latest).

    Johns Hopkins
    Mexico | World (click for latest).
    Covid data comparisons ("New" cases, etc) are between the two most recent official reports. Official SMA and GTO data is released in the early afternoon (sometime after 2 pm) and Official Mexico data is released in the evening.
    Section: SMA

    They share a survey to measure the needs of public transport in San Miguel.
    SAN MIGUEL DE ALLENDE. - Carriers are measuring the needs of public transport in San Miguel, they share a survey for users to see and answer. It is a short survey to find out how users of public transport rate the service of the units, from music, ventilation, lighting, ...
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Coldwell Banker SMART: 8 years and 930 satisfied customers in SMA.
    San Miguel Times

    In 2020 they have suspended 3 annexes in Guanajuato.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    Patitas de Humanidad invites you to participate in its 'Responsible Adoption Campaign'
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    Work on Cerro de las Tres Cruces in San Miguel de Allende is closed.
    El Sol de Bajio (sp) | English.

    More SMA news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: GTO

    Mayor of Celaya will not approve salary increase suggested by Congress.
    Celaya Gto.- The municipal president, Elvira Paniagua, announced that she would not approve the 3.5% salary increase recommended by the State Congress for city councils in 2021. She specified that on such a complex issue that is being experienced today, for consistency, he would not approve of the increase. In the same way, the ...
    CSC Noticias (sp) | English.

    León supermarkets do not comply with orders to withdraw prohibited cheeses and yogurts.
    Periodico Correo (sp) | English.

    Guanajuato company collaborates with Harvard to treat mental health.
    Boletines Dependencias (sp) | English.

    Haven't you had a flu shot yet? Visit health centers or IMSS clinics.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    Which 46 Guanajuato Mayors exceed salary recommendations from congress.
    The Mazatlán Post

    More GTO news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Health

    Guanajuato rebounds in infections in just 24 hours.
    In recent days, Guanajuato has been reporting a considerable decrease in the number of infections per day compared to those registered in the months of August and September.
    The Guanajuato charge rebounds in infections in just 24 hours appeared first in Periodico Correo.
    Periodico Correo (sp) | English.

    WHO, concerned about the "exponential growth" of the pandemic in Europe.
    La Voz de Michoacán (sp) | English.

    Capital PRD demands strategies for risks of Covid-19 and influenza.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    Covid-19: Quality data is needed for good predictions, say mathematicians.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    UK warns of severity of COVID-19 spread.
    La Voz de Michoacán (sp) | English.

    More Health news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Nature

    IMF. A greener economy can help weather other crises.
    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said there is an opportunity to generate higher productivity and a greener economy that can withstand other crises.
    Milenio (sp) | English.

    Appeal to sentence of "Miss Moni", in solidarity with families of victims of Rébsamen: Sheinbaum.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    They look for a crocodile in Lake Chapala.
    El Informador (sp) | English.

    The best tatemados of chef Cristian Balbontin.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    The Christmas trees with succulents that will be your new object of desire.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    More Nature news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Blogs

    Testing Rates and Death Rates: Understanding Mexico's Covid Statistics Part III.
    In Part I and Part II of this series we saw that Mexico looks to be doing quite well in the pandemic, compared to selected other countries, if you look only at the number of confirmed cases. But, when you look at Covid-19 deaths, Mexico is faring much worse. Why is that? There may be multiple...
    San Miguel FAQ

    The missing indicators (and the memos found)
    Nexos (sp) | English.

    We’re Hiring Two Positions (and Cookbook Reminder)!

    An Ostrich-Plumed Hat: Chapter Two.
    Postcards from San Antonio

    My pandemic log.
    Nexos (sp) | English.

    More Blogs news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Art

    The Zacatecan artist Manuel Felguérez is honored at FIC.
    * The exhibition brings together 62 obas and a collection of 20 photographs Guanajuato, Gto., October 15, 2020.- A few months after the death of the outstanding Zacatecan artist Manuel Felguérez (1928-2020), the International Cervantino Festival in collaboration with the Zacatecano Institute of Culture Ramón López Velarde and the State Institute of Culture of ...
    Boletines Dependencias (sp) | English.

    Musical "Jagged Little Pill" tops 2020 Tony Award nominations.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    Governor handing over the “Eugenio Trueba Olivares” prize to the teacher José Suárez.
    Boletines Dependencias (sp) | English.

    Matt Dillon and "Amores perros" will be present in a hybrid FICM.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    Iñárritu does come to Morelia to inaugurate the FICM with the restored version of Amores Perros.
    La Voz de Michoacán (sp) | English.

    More Art news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Food

    Food and Culture: Nutrient-Rich Black Beans.
    Recipes come in many forms, but defining elements have universal implications when they resonate deeply enough. These excellent vegetarian burgers are loaded with black bean nutrients and intense flavor!

    Atención San Miguel

    DIF San Miguel de Allende receives three tons of frozen chicken.
    Zona Franca (sp) | English.

    From 347,000 to one million pesos: fines for companies that sell "misleading" cheese.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    In Irapuato they continue to sell the prohibited cheeses and yogurts.
    Periodico Correo (sp) | English.

    Due to cheese and yogurt ban, companies already meet with Profeco.
    Milenio (sp) | English.

    More Food news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Business

    CNH prepares provisions in case of new farmouts.
    The main changes are in the additional provisions on the hiring processes of state companies (farmouts).
    Milenio (sp) | English.

    CDMX Government invests 28.6 million pesos in cleaning up the Magdalena River.
    El Universal (sp) | English.

    Lawsuits and contempt with millionaire costs, the payment of the decisions made by the SMA Cabildo.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    How was the transformation of the “corner stores” due to the COVID-19 epidemic in Mexico.
    Infobae (sp) | English.

    Mayor of Celaya will not approve salary increase suggested by Congress.
    CSC Noticias (sp) | English.

    More Business news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: Security

    Work is being done to pacify Guanajuato, assures Sophia Huett.
    Since the Operation Timon Coup began, more than 2,500 detainees have been arrested.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    Guanajuato breaks record of murdered police officers and fewer cadets graduate in 2020.
    Periódico AM (sp) | English.

    CONAGUA Guanajuato urges to denounce alleged extortion attempts on behalf of the agency.
    News San Miguel (sp) | English.

    CdMx policemen are poisoned by spoiled food in a course.
    Milenio (sp) | English.

    The head of the Tehuacán, Puebla Notary Public is arrested in Tabasco.
    El Sol de Puebla (sp) | English.

    More Security news from News Wire Mexico.

    Section: International

    France's new COVID-19 cases set new 24-hour record, above 30,000.
    French health authorities on Thursday reported the number of new daily coronavirus infections jumped above 30,000 for the first time since the start of the epidemic.

    Carbon Capture Is Going To Become Critical.

    Canada invests in small modular nuclear technology, eyes net-zero future.

    FCC will move to set rules clarifying key social media protection: chair.

    Breakingviews - Corona Capital: Kazakhs, Norwegians, Airlines.

    More International news from News Wire Mexico.
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