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State Summary: New Mexico, 2018 Annual Report
New Mexico
2018 Annual Report
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State Findings: New Mexico, 2018, 2018 Annual Report
Strengths
  • Low cancer death rate
  • High rate of mental health providers
  • Low levels of air pollution
Challenges
  • Low percentage of high school graduation
  • High percentage of children in poverty
  • High violent crime rate
Highlights
  • In the past five years, obesity increased 5% from 27.1% to 28.4% of adults
  • In the past six years, smoking decreased 19% from 21.5% to 17.5% of adults
  • In the past four years, violent crime increased 40% from 559 to 784 offenses per 100,000 population
  • In the past 10 years, the percentage uninsured decreased 59% from 22.7% to 9.2% of the population
  • In the past five years, cancer deaths increased 3% from 164.4 to 168.9 deaths per 100,000 population
  • In the past five years, cardiovascular deaths increased 4% from 216.3 to 225.0 deaths per 100,000 population
WEBSITE: nmhealth.org
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