Change Indicator

School enrollment by nativity in New Mexico

School enrollment by nativity

Downloading image...

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

Why This Indicator Matters

show more

Definition and Source



Percentage of the population 3 years and older enrolled in school in New Mexico who are U.S. (native)-born and foreign-born.

Data Source

U.S. Census, American Community Survey, 1-year estimates, Table S0501.


County-level data for a limited number of NM counties available by request.

New Mexico state-level data typically are from the American Community Survey 1-year estimates. As a result of COVID-19 data collection challenges, the 2020 New Mexico state-level data are 5-year estimates and not comparable to other years. 

Updated February 2023.

Last Updated

February 2023