New Report!

The State of Working New Mexico 2014: Teenagers and Young Adults in the State’s Workforce

The share of teens and young adults in the workforce has declined over the past two decades in New Mexico. Even though other mountain states and the U.S. as a
whole are seeing these same trends, New Mexico has some of the lowest labor force participation rates, unemployment rates, and employment-to-population
ratios for this demographic.

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2014 national kids count data book

After dropping to the bottom of the nation in child well-being, New Mexico again ranks 49th. This annual report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation, now in its 25th edition, looks at 16 indicators of child well-being and ranks the 50 states accordingly.

Link to the national data book

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