New Mexico

Cases

New NM Cases

September 18
+151
Trend
Rising

New NM Deaths

September 18
+5
Trend
Rising

Total NM Cases

Confirmed cases
27,350
Deaths
841

Tests in NM

Positive-Test Rate
2%

County Trends

Rising
9
Falling
4
Flat
20

Total County Cases

>10,000 1,001-10,000 101-1,000 11-100 1-10 0

By County

Select a county
More than 50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
10-50% increase in 7-day average of new cases, compared with one week ago
County Confirmed New cases yesterday Deaths
Bernalillo 6,172 28 169
Doña Ana 3,085 17 52
Lea 1,316 17 21
Eddy 670 16 6
Chaves 1,004 11 8
Grant 109 9 2
Santa Fe 939 7 5
Curry 737 7 5
Valencia 541 7 4
Luna 395 7 6
Roosevelt 258 6 3
McKinley 4,290 5 255
San Juan 3,248 3 195
Sandoval 1,311 2 40
Otero 245 2 13
San Miguel 93 2 0
Los Alamos 31 2 0
Rio Arriba 382 1 13
Lincoln 180 1 3
Taos 129 1 4
Quay 71 1 2
Sierra 41 1 1
Guadalupe 34 1 1
Colfax 27 1 1
Hidalgo 99 0 2
Socorro 82 0 6
Torrance 64 0 1
Union 31 0 2
Mora 7 0 0
Harding 2 0 0
De Baca 1 0 0
Catron 9 -2 1
Cibola 404 -3 20

Tracker: Vaccine & Drug Development

Researchers worldwide are scrambling to develop vaccines and treatments for the coronavirus. SmartNews is tracking progress here.

UPDATES
1 day ago
Pfizer vaccine trial bets on early win against coronavirus, documents show
2 days ago
US outlines sweeping plan to provide free COVID-19 vaccines, officials say the shot wouldn’t be broadly available until the summer of 2021
2 days ago
Study hints antibody drug may cut COVID-19 hospitalizations
9/15/2020
Pfizer says coronavirus vaccine study shows mostly mild-to-moderate side effects
9/15/2020
There may not be enough coronavirus vaccine doses to quickly supply the world, Gates Foundation says
9/15/2020
The Food and Drug Administration is weighing whether to follow British regulators in resuming AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial
CNN
9/13/2020
Pfizer coronavirus vaccine could be given to Americans before end of the year, CEO says
9/12/2020
Oxford and AstraZeneca resume coronavirus vaccine trial
9/11/2020
Governments should begin prep for transporting COVID-19 vaccine, trade org urges
9/8/2020
AstraZeneca vaccine trial paused to investigate 'a potentially unexplained illness'
New Mexico
STATUS: CLOSING AGAIN
Cases
27,350 confirmed cases, with 151 new cases yesterday
Masks
Statewide mask mandate; $100 fines for flouting face mask rule
Closures
Nursing-home visits; bars; indoor performance venues; indoor entertainment; professional sports; casinos
Fact
88% of the world’s population lives in countries where the government leaders recommend/mandate face covering. Read more »

Policy last updated: 8/6/2020

Timeline: The Road to Reopening

Tracking the latest information on preventive measures and policy changes as the U.S. combats the coronavirus and struggles with when and how to reopen its economy.

UPDATES
7/24/2020
New Mexico governor opts for online start to school year
7/9/2020
Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham rolls back reopening amid 'rapid increase' in coronavirus cases
7/2/2020
New Mexico announces $100 fines for flouting face mask rule
7/1/2020
New Mexico governor Michelle Grisham extends the state’s emergency public health order through July 15

Coronavirus News

  • Sources: Johns Hopkins CSSE and The COVID Tracking Project
  • Disclaimer: This data changes rapidly, so what’s shown may be out of date. Table totals may not always represent an accurate sum.
  • †SmartNews is no longer displaying U.S. “recovered” data due to the lack of uniform reporting from state health departments.