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COVID-19 update: Thursday, June 25, 2020


These statistics include updates from Thursday, June 25, 2020.


New Mexico 11,192 cases, 314,670 tests (3.557% pos), 485 died, 5,047 recovered, 135 hospitalized. June 24: 10,990 cases, 308,105 tests (3.567%), 480 died, 4,984 recovered, 149 hospitalized.

Doña Ana County 806 cases, 27,620 tests (2.92% pos), 8 died, 395 recovered. June 24: 760 cases, 26,980 tests (2.82%), 8 died, 389 recovered.

Texas 131,917 cases, 1,875,197 tests (7.035% pos), 2,296 died, 74,496 recovered, 4,739 hospitalized. June 24: 125,921 cases, 1,836,037 tests (6.86%), 2,249 died, 72,898 recovered, 4,389 hospitalized.

El Paso County 4,984 cases, 44,566 tests, 125 died, 3,465 recovered, 108 hospitalized. June 24: 4,809 cases, 44,534 tests (10.8%), 122 died, 3,361 recovered, 107 hospitalized.

Mexico 196,847 cases, 24,324 died, 149,318 recovered. June 24: 191,410 cases, 23,377 died, 144,448 recovered.

Estado de Chihuahua 4,143 cases, 606 died, 805 recovered. June 24: 4,068 cases, 594 died.

Cuidad Juarez 2,135 cases, 478 died, 436 recovered. June 24: 2,092 cases, 469 died.

United States 2,427,448 cases, 123,751 died, 747,316 recovered. June 24: 2,391,336 cases, 122,985 died, 739,917 recovered.  

Canada 102,242 cases, 8,484 deaths, 65,001 recoveries. June 24: 101,963 cases, 8,454 deaths, 64,704 recoveries.

Worldwide 9,440,535 cases (1,214/M), 483,207 died, 4,764,577 recovered. June 24: 9,237,691 cases (1,188/M), 476,911 died, 4,613,425 recovered.

Population estimates: Worldwide 7.8B; U.S. 331M; N.M. 2.1M, Doña Ana County 218T; Texas 29.9M,

El Paso County 841T; Mexico 129M, Estado de Chihuahua 3M, Cuidad Juarez 1.5M; Canada 37.74M.

COVID-19 update: New Mexico is ‘on hold’

“We’re on hold,” New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham said at a Thursday, June 25, news conference during which she was sharply critical of the state’s current response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

“New Mexicans have gotten really lax about wearing masks,” the governor said. The state, she said, will “not move forward until we’re clear that the virus hasn’t gone anywhere.”

While most New Mexico businesses are adhering to COVID-safe practices, she said, many residents of the state are not wearing masks or practicing safe social distancing and are gathering in groups of more than five people.

That means the current public health order in effect statewide since June 1 will likely continue into July, she said. It’s possible that she will make an announcement within the next few days about additional openings for business and raising limits on mass gatherings, Lujan Grisham said, but that will depend on how New Mexicans behave.

“We can do better than this,” the governor said, as she urged New Mexicans to follow public health guidelines, to get tested for COVID-19 and to apply gentle peer pressure to others to follow all public health rules.