New Mexico

Data Sources

These data sources provide information for communities looking for more local data. These sources provide either unique, local data; more information on demographic breakdowns (e.g., age, sex, race/ethnicity); or data for sub-county geographic units (e.g., cities, zipcodes or school districts).

New Mexico Data Sources

Name Description Breakdown
New Mexico Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

The Behavioral Risk Factor Survey is an annual survey of New Mexico’s adult population about behaviors which affect risk of disease and disability.

New Mexico Environmental Public Health Tracking

New Mexico is part of the National Tracking Network, created in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to make data on environmental hazards, exposures, and health effects easier to find and use.

New Mexico Health Data

This site provides a variety of data on health indicators, including: hospital discharges, access to healthcare, health disparity, behavioral risk factors, and infectious diseases.

New Mexico Infectious Disease Bureau

The goal of the New Mexico Department of Health Infectious Disease Bureau is to reduce the spread of infectious diseases through prevention, care, testing, screening and surveillance work.

New Mexico Public Education Department - School Fact Sheets

This site has a variety of education data, including: dropouts, enrollment, free/reduced lunch, graduation rates, truancy, and more.

New Mexico Tumor Registry

The New Mexico Tumor Registry serves as a population-based cancer registry for the State of New Mexico, and provides high quality cancer surveillance data to support scientific research and a broad spectrum of cancer control activities.

New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey

The New Mexico Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey is a survey of students, including questions about: mental health, violence, suicide, substance abuse, sexual activity, obesity, and protective factors.

New Mexico's Indicator-Based Information System

The Indicator-Based Information System is a query system that provides county-level access data on: births and deaths, hospital discharges, infectious diseases, population estimates, Behavioral Risk Factor Survey, Youth Risk and Resiliency Survey, and Pregnancy Risk Assessment and Monitoring System.


Community Health Improvement Resources

These resources include public health agencies (including local public health offices, state agencies, and public health institutes) and other partners in improving community health including United Ways, counties associations, hospital associations, and extension offices.

New Mexico Community Resources


Other New Mexico Resources