• Glenn Wilson
    89
    If a city gave out 14 speeding tickets one day, no one would think there were only 14 speeders that day. The tickets represent just the ones that got caught. Think of covid confirmed cases in the same way as speeding tickets. It's not all of the cases, it is just the ones that got caught. The real numbers are 'significantly higher.'

    Latest Changes:
    • SMA: 1 new death, 14 new cases, 183 confirmed active cases, 2,532 - 4,881 estimated active cases.
    • GTO: 35 new deaths, 595 new cases.
    • MEX: 396 new deaths, 5,370 new cases.

    SMA: 78 deaths, 1,439 confirmed, 77 suspected, 1,178 recovered.
    SMA: 77 deaths, 1,425 confirmed, 104 suspected, 1,167 recovered (previous).
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    SMA New cases, active cases, 7 day moving averages, and estimated active cases: Google Spreadsheet.
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    coronavirus.sanmigueldeallende.gob.mx (<< click for latest). (SMA numbers are also available on the GTO site, next.)
    Confirmed active cases = confirmed cases - deaths - recovered.

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

    Methodology for Calculating Estimated Active Cases of Covid for SMA.

    “If you don’t take care of yourself we are going to lock you up before they lock us all up. ... The next three months will be terrible in terms of infections and deaths. Remember that difficult days are coming,” Mayor Luis Alberto Villarreal said.
    Atención San Miguel. Nov 20, 2020.

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

    SMA Covid deaths details from last 1 week (if any) Google search.

    GTO: 5,066 deaths, 78,773 confirmed, 2,609 suspected.
    GTO: 5,031 deaths, 78,178 confirmed, 3,192 suspected (previous).
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    GTO New cases, active cases and 7 day moving averages: Google Spreadsheet.
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    coronavirus.guanajuato.gob.mx (<< click for latest and the full chart of municipalities).

    Mexico Data and Interactive Maps
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    Click here for the current data and interactive maps.

    Worldometer
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    Note that these Worldometer graphs are one day behind the reported data.

    MEX: 1,325,915 cases and 118,598 deaths (click for latest).
    MEX: 1,320,545 cases and 118,202 deaths (previous).

    USA | Canada | World (click for latest).

    Johns Hopkins
    Mexico | World (click for latest).
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    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.
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  • Patrice Wynne
    22
    Most excellent analogy, speeding tickets, Glenn.
    Healthy and happy holidays to you and yours and thank you for all you do for our community!
    With gratitude, Patrice
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