Families living in poverty by nativity

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

Definitions: The percentage of New Mexico's native-born and foreign-born families that are living at or below the federal poverty level.

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

Footnotes: Nativity is not the same as immigration status or citizenship status. While all who are native born are U.S. citizens, those who are foreign born can be immigrants (documented or otherwise) or naturalized U.S. citizens.
County-level data available by request.

Updated September 2017.