This Monday, the mark of 100,000 missing persons and not located in Mexico was reached, according to the official registry of the Ministry of the Interior (Segob).
According to statistics published on the website of the National Search Commission, At 4:41 p.m. on May 16, the historical figure of 100,001 missing and unaccounted for people was reached.
The registry, which is updated in real time, reported 99,930 people at midnight last Sunday, which means that so far this Monday more than 70 new cases have been incorporatedsince until 17:16 today the report was 100 thousand 005 people missing and not located.
If you add the missing people who have been located, the figure rises to 245,513.
The Segob has recognized that Mexico is experiencing a serious crisis in terms of disappearancesso in this six-year term the National Search Commission was reactivated, under the direction of Karla Quintana Osuna, who took office in February 2019.
The National Registry of Missing and Non-Located Persons is based on official information on complaints filed with the Public Ministry and contains data from March 15, 1964 to date.
58 percent of missing persons are men and 42 percent women.
The main victims of disappearance in the country They are men between 20 and 40 years of age and women between 15 and 25 years of age.
16 percent of the disappeared are children and adolescents; among minors, 55 percent are women, while 45 percent are men.
The ten states in the country with the most cases of missing and missing persons are Jalisco, Tamaulipas, State of Mexico, Sonora, Sinaloa, Nuevo León, Veracruz, Guerrero, Michoacán and Chihuahua.