Mexicanos se sienten menos satisfechos con la seguridad: INEGI

26/08/2022

Fuente: Aristegui Noticias

Los hombres mexicanos reportan un mayor bienestar que las mujeres y el ámbito en el que la población se siente menos satisfecha es la seguridad, seguida del tiempo libre, informó el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (INEGI).

De acuerdo con el Módulo de Bienestar Autorreportado (BIARE), en julio de 2022, el promedio del balance anímico general de la población adulta, es decir, los estados de ánimo declarados, se ubicó en 6.1, en una escala de 0 a 10.

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La inflación en México se dispara a 7,99% en junio

07/07/2022

Fuente: El País

La inflación general en México se aceleró en junio y ha alcanzado su mayor nivel en más de 21 años. El alza de los precios en los alimentos como la papa, la naranja y el pollo empujaron el Índice Nacional de Precios al Consumidor, que se ubicó en un 7,99% a tasa interanual en junio, de acuerdo con cifras dadas a conocer este jueves por el Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía (Inegi).

De acuerdo con el instituto, la cifra representa una variación de 0.84 % respecto al mes anterior. En el mismo mes de 2021, la inflación mensual fue de 0,53 % y la anual, de 5,88%. La escalada de precios en el país refuerza la perspectiva de que el Banco de México seguirá endureciendo su política monetaria.

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Middle class declines by 6.3 million people due to pandemic, says INEGI

11/12/2021

Source: Mexico News Daily

The size of Mexico’s middle class shrank by 6.3 million people between 2018 and 2020 due to the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic, according to the national statistics agency INEGI.

The middle class was made up of 53.5 million people in 2018 but the number declined to 47.2 million last year, according to INEGI estimates based on data collected by the National Income and Household Spending Survey (ENIGH). The figures include adult and child members of middle class families.

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Fresnillo, Ciudad Obregón and Irapuato seen as Mexico’s least safe cities

10/22/2021

Source: Mexico News Daily

The percentage of Mexican adults who feel unsafe in the city where they live is at its lowest point in eight years, according to a new security survey that found that Fresnillo, Zacatecas, is seen by its residents as the least safe city in the country.

Conducted by the national statistics agency INEGI in September, the 32nd National Survey on Urban Public Security found that 64.5% of respondents believe the city where they live is unsafe, a 2.1% decline compared to the previous survey.

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New Government Data Shows Mexican Citizens Feel Unsafe

10/10/16 InSight Crime

mexican security.jpgThe Mexican government’s most recent annual survey of crime victimization rates and perceptions of security shows little improvement — and some backsliding — on several key indicators of public safety.

Mexico’s National Statistics and Geography Institute (Instituto Nacional de Estadística y Geografía – INEGI) released its annual National Survey on Victimization and Perception of Public Security (Encuesta Nacional de Victimización y Percepción Sobre Seguridad Pública – ENVIPE) on September 27 (pdf).

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Number of unsolved crimes in Mexico rose in 2015: poll

09/27/16 Reuters

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Weapons seized from Mexican cartels last November

The number of unsolved crimes in Mexico rose in 2015, with 93.7 percent of all infractions going unreported or uninvestigated, in a fresh blow to government efforts to stem years of drug violence and restore law and order. The survey, published by the National Institute of Statistics and Geography (INEGI) on Tuesday, said the 2015 unsolved crime levels were up 0.9 percent from the year prior.

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Mexico Statistics Body Criticized for Poverty Survey Changes

07/18/16 The New York Times

inegiMEXICO CITY — Anti-poverty groups in Mexico accused the national statistics agency Monday of arbitrarily changing the way it measures income surveys so poverty appears to be less of a problem.

The statistics agency, known as the INEGI, defended the changes, saying it “improved” the way it measures income because it suspected people were underreporting what they earn.

The agency said it required its interviewers to dig deeper with people who reported no income, to turn up even the most meager sources of income like handouts, odd jobs or help from relatives. Those previously unregistered amounts were then added to the count in the survey, which was carried out late last year.

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Mexico cuts poverty at a stroke – by changing the way it measures earnings

06/18/17 The Guardian

Mexico Poverty by Flickr user Global Tribe
Photo by Flickr User Global Tribe

Mexico’s impoverished masses were up to 33.6% richer in 2015 than the previous year, according to the state-run statistics service.

But the change owes less to a sudden increase in actual wealth and wellbeing for the country’s poor than to unannounced changes in the methodology for measuring household earnings.

The changes make comparing poverty rates from one year to the next impossible – something acknowledged by the National Geography and Statistics Institute (Inegi).

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Mexico inflation in first half of March at 2.71 pct

3/22/16 Reuters

Mexico’s annual consumer price inflation rate in the first half of March stood at 2.71 percent, data from the country’s statistics agency INEGI showed on Tuesday.

Consumer prices rose by 0.1 percent in the first half of March.

The index of core consumer prices rose by 2.86 percent compared with the same month a year earlier, and by 0.3 percent in the first two weeks of March, the data showed. (Reporting by David Alire Garcia)

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Mexico’s homicide rate continued to drop in 2014

7/21/15 El Daily Post

Tcrime scenehere were 19,699 registered homicides in Mexico last year, 16 for every 100,000 residents.

That’s 16 percent fewer than the year before, when 19 homicides per 100,000 were registered. These figures, published this week by the National Statistics Institute (INEGI), are crunched from Civil Registry data and from information supplied by local prosecutors across the nation. Homicide-rate measured per 100,000 population is an international indicator used by the United Nations, as well as by INEGI since 1990. In Mexico’s case, they confirm that through 2014 at least, Mexico’s murder rate has been dropping since 2011. In raw numbers, the 19,699 registered homicides  in 2014 were 7,544 fewer than in 2011, 6,298 fewer than 2012 and 3,394 fewer than 2013.

The first two full years of the Peña Nieto administration (2013-14) registered, according to INEGI, 10,448 homicides fewer than what was registered in the last two years of his predecessor, Felipe Calderón.

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