Change Indicator

Teen death rate ages 15 to 19 in New Mexico

Teen death rate ages 15 to 19

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Note: Non-consecutive years appear adjacent in the trend line
because one or more years have been deselected.

Why This Indicator Matters

Most youth deaths are preventable and caused by accidents, homicide, or suicide.
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Definition and Source



The number and rate of deaths of New Mexico teens, ages 15 to 19 years old, inclusive. The death rate is the number of deaths, per 100,000 children, ages 15-19 years old.

Data Source

New Mexico Department of Public Health, Indicator-Based Information System for Public Health (IBIS), custom data requests.


County-level data is available by request. 

Last Updated

September 2023