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NMDOH Population Files, 1990 - Present

This page provides access to, information on, and documentation for the current standard population files for use on NM-IBIS and within NMDOH. To query these population data files using NM-IBIS, visit the Population Estimates query page.

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Population Data Downloads
Documentation, Codebooks & Small Area Resources


Population Data Downloads

These are the current, final versions of the population estimates datasets in New Mexico DOH. Files were split into smaller, 10-year files, to aid in downloading. The estimates are for July 1 of each data year. These data are also available from the NM-IBIS Population Estimates query page.

GeographyYearsSourceEffective Date*File Format
SASComma-Separated Values**
County

NM Counties

1990-1999

UNM/GPS***11oct2016SAS(~15 MB)CSV(~8.5 MB)

NM Counties

2000-2009

UNM/GPS11oct2016SAS(~15 MB)CSV(~8.5 KB)

NM Counties

2010-2018

UNM/GPS28jun2019SAS(~13 MB)CSV(~6.4 MB)
Small Area

NM Small Areas

1990-1999

UNM/GPS11oct2016SAS(~38 MB)CSV(~27 MB)

NM Small Areas

2000-2009

UNM/GPS11oct2016SAS(~38 MB)CSV(~27 MB)

NM Small Areas

2010-2018

UNM/GPS28jun2019SAS(~34 MB)CSV(~19 MB)
Census Tract

NM 2010 U.S. Census Tracts

1990-1999

UNM/GPS11oct2016SAS(~263 MB)CSV(~168 MB)

NM 2010 U.S. Census Tracts

2000-2009

UNM/GPS11oct2016SAS(~263 MB)CSV(~168 MB)

NM 2010 U.S. Census Tracts

2010-2018

UNM/GPS28jun2019SAS(~236 MB)CSV(~131 MB)
* The 1990-1999 and 2000-2009 data files have not changed since before June 2015.
** The County CSV files may be opened in Excel. The Census Tract files and Small Area files may be too large to open in Excel depending on the version of Excel you are using. You may also query these data on the population data query on this website.
***The Geospatial and Population Studies (GPS) Program at the University of New Mexico is the official source for population data for NM DOH analyses and reports.

Documentation, Codebook and Small Area Resources


Documentation & Codebook


Small Area Resources



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