Narco mexicano reduces esperanza de vida en EEUU

Two Mexican cartels are responsible for shipping drugs to the US (AP)
Two Mexican cartels are responsible for shipping drugs to the US (AP)

The average life expectancy in the United States decreased in 2021 for the second consecutive year and reached 76.4 years, the lowest level since 1996, due mainly to the Covid-19 pandemic. y las sobredosis de drogas.

The United States Antidrug Agency (DEA, por sus siglas en inglés) has reiterated on repeated occasions that the two groups of organized crime responsible for sending large quantities of fentanyl to the United States are The Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) and the Sinaloa Cartel.

“The major part of the fentanyl trafficked by the Sinaloa cartels and the CJNG is produced en masse in secret factories in Mexico with sustancias químicas procedencias en gran medida in China”, informed the DEA recently.

Los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC, en inglés) de EEUU detailed this Thursday that a reduction of 0.6 years last year amounted to 1.8 years registered in 2020. lo que significa que la espectanza de vida en el país es ahora 2.4 años menor que antes de la pandemia.

Almost one in eight deaths in 2021 was due to Covid-19, un incremento frente a la tasa de una por cada 10 en 2020. In this form, the new coronavirus was the third cause of death last year, after the cardiac diseases and cancer.

The overdose death rate was 32.4 per 100 miles in 2021 (AP)
The overdose death rate was 32.4 per 100 miles in 2021 (AP)

Las muertes por sobredosis de drogas también se incresaron significado durante la pandemia y contribueron al descent en la esperanza de vida, reaching the record of 106 million 699 deaths in 2021 (an increase of almost 16% compared to 91 million 799 in 2020).

The rate of overdose deaths was 32.4 per 100 miles in 2021, up from 28.3 per 100 miles the previous year.

La tasa de muertes por sobredosis que involucran opioides sintéticos distintos a la methadone (drugs like fentanyl, fentanyl analogs and tramadol) se incrementaron 17.8 to 21.8 per 100 miles in 2020 to 2021.

In this period, The rate of deaths from cocaine overdose increased by 22% (from 6.0 to 7.3), and the corresponding psychostimulants increased by 33% (from 7.5 to 10.0).

In contrast, The number of heroin overdose deaths fell by 32%, from 4.1 in 2020 to 2.8 in 2021.

The DEA required 379 million doses of fentanyl this year (Guardia Nacional)
The DEA required 379 million doses of fentanyl this year (Guardia Nacional)

The DEA required 379 million doses of fentanyl this year.Sufficient como para matar a todos los ciudadanos estudiantes“, declared this Tuesday the director of the organism, Anne Milgram, in a communiqué.

It is double the quantity seized in 2021. cuando más de 100 mil personas murieron en el país por sobredosisrecoge el medio The Washington Post.

En concreto, en lo que va de 2022 la DEA ha decomisado más de 4 mil 500 kilogramos de la druga, a synthetic opioid, similar to la morphina but much more potent, which is related to the majority of opioid overdose deaths in the United States.

En su note de este martes, Milgram detalló que “the main priority” de la DEA es acabar con los carteles mexicanos de Jalisco y Sinaloa, los principales responsables del traficcio de drogas a través de la frontera estadounidense.

According to the National Institute of Drug Abuse in the United States, many traffickers use fentanyl in the manufacture of other narcotics. ya que se necesita mucha menos candidad para producir la sensación de estar colocado, por lo que el proceso es más barato.

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