Risk is present in the country; areas of risk are specified:
Risk is present in rural areas in Chiapas, Oaxaca, Quintana Roo and Tabasco in the southeast and Chihuahua, Durango, Jalisco, Nayarit, Sinaloa and Sonora in the northwest. Take meticulous anti-mosquito bite measures in these areas.
Malaria risk is present below the altitude of : 1000 meters
Malaria transmission vector(s): A.albimanus, A.darlingi, A.pseudopunctipennis
Incidence of Plasmodium falciparum Malaria: 0%
Of the five species of human malaria parasites, Plasmodium falciparum is the most dangerous. The remaining percentage represents malaria infections that may be caused by one or more of the following parasites: Plasmodium vivax, Plasmodium ovale, Plasmodium malariae, and Plasmodium knowlesi.
Suppressive medication is not recommended.
Travellers going to risk areas should follow meticulous anti-mosquito bite measures from dusk to dawn during the malaria season. Download IAMAT's whitepaper How to Protect Yourself Against Malaria for details.