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Nutrient IntakesNew MexicoAll U.S.
Percentage of individuals meeting REI - Energy 31.1 29.8
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Calcium 27.1 27.1
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Folate 23.2 24.9
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Iron 60.2 65.7
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Magnesium 31.3 32
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Niacin 68.2 75.8
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Phosphorus 74.3 78.3
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Protein 75.5 80.1
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Riboflavin 76.2 78.2
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Selenium 81.4 85.2
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Thiamin 68 71.7
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Vitamin A IU 39.9 45.3
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Vitamin A RE 40.5 47.8
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Vitamin B6 61.1 64.7
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Vitamin B12 71.7 70.1
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Vitamin C 48.3 51.7
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Vitamin E 12.2 14.1
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Zinc 56.6 58
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Copper 68.2 69.3
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Fiber 9.1 9.6
Percentage of individuals meeting DRI - Carbohydrate 88.2 87
Percentage of individuals using supplements 37.1 45.7
Healthy Eating PatternsNew MexicoAll U.S.
Percentage of individuals meeting vegetable recommendation 45.9 49.7
Percentage of individuals meeting grain recommendation 45.2 43.7
Percentage of individuals meeting fruit recommendation 21.8 29.1
Percentage of individuals meeting meat recommendation 23.7 22.4
Percentage of individuals meeting dairy recommendation 36.5 36.6
Percentage of individuals with energy from total fat <= 30% 28.2 37
Percentage of individuals with energy from saturated fat < 10% 30.9 39.5
Percentage of individuals with cholesterol intake <= 300mg 66.5 71.2
Percentage of individuals with sodium intake <= 2,400mg 40.1 36.2
Physical Activity and
Body Weight Indicators
New MexicoAll U.S.
Percentage of individuals who exercise at least once monthly 61.8 53.9
Percentage of individuals with healthy weight 52.3 53.5
Percentage of children overweight 14.5 16.1
Percentage of individuals overweight 43 42.6
Food Secure IndicatorsNew MexicoAll U.S.
Farmer's Markets listed in National Directory 36 3,162
Percentage of households receiving food stamps 1996 14 10.7
Percentage of households receiving food stamps 1997 12 9.5
Percentage of households receiving food stamps 1998 10.2 8.2
Percentage of households not experiencing hunger 1995 83.4 88.3
Percentage of households not experiencing hunger 1996 81.9 88.7
Percentage of households not experiencing hunger 1997 86.1 90.4
Percentage of households not experiencing hunger 1998 82.5 88.2
Percentage of households not experiencing hunger 1999 85.3 89.9
DemographicsNew MexicoAll U.S.
Population, 2000 1,819,046 281,421,906
Percentage White persons, 2000 66.8 75.1
Percentage Black or African American persons, 2000 1.9 12.3
Percentage American Indian and Alaska Native persons, 2000 9.5 .9
Percentage Asian persons, 2000 1.1 3.6
Percentage Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, 2000 .1 .1
Persons reporting some other race, percent, 2000 17 5.5
Percentage reporting more than one race, 2000 3.6 2.4
Percentage under 18 years old, 2000 28 25.7
Percentage 65 years old or over 11.7 12.4
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2000 (b) 42.1 12.5
High school graduates, persons 25 years and over, 1990 692,616 119,524,718
College graduates, persons 25 years and over, 1990 188,336 32,310,253
Median household money income, 1997 $ 30,836 $ 37,005
Percentage of households below poverty, 1997 19.3 13.3
Percentage of children below poverty, 1997 27.5 19.9

CNMap

CNMap is a collection of food and nutrition indicators obtained from a variety of sources. Information on nutrient intakes, healthy eating patterns, physical activity and
Body weight come from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Continuing Survey of Food Intakes by Individuals (CSFII) 1994-96, 1998. The percentages of individuals meeting the Dietary Reference Intakes1 (DRI) are based on day-1 nutrient intakes from the CSFII and DRI values established during the period from the mid 1990's to 2002. Pyramid Servings groups (fruit, grain, vegetable, dairy, and meat) estimates are for individuals 2 years old and over who meet the minimum daily servings recommendations.

All weight estimates are based on body mass index (BMI) values computed from self-reported height and weight obtained from CSFII participants. Individuals over 20 years old with BMI values of 25 and over are in the overweight and unhealthy weight categories; those with BMI values of less than 19 are in the unhealthy weight class. Individuals 20 years old and under with BMI values of 24.5 and over are in the overweight and unhealthy weight categories; those with BMI values of less than 13.5 are in the unhealthy weight class.

Not all states were covered in the CSFII. The Community Nutrition Research Group has assigned these states the values of the estimates for theregion(Northeast, South, Midwest, and West) in which they reside.

Information onFarmers Marketswas obtained from the Agricultural Marketing Service web site. Food Stamp participation rate is a combination of information from the USDA Food and Nutrition Service food stampparticipation totalsand the Bureau of the Census household totals.

Hunger information comes from theFood Security Supplementof the Current Population Survey conducted by the Bureau of the Census for the USDA Economic Research Service.

Demographic information was obtained from the Bureau of the CensusQuickfactsweb site.Income and povertyvalues are model-based estimates created by the Bureau of the Census.

1 The Dietary Reference Intakes used to determine percentages are based on recommended dietary allowances (RDA) or adequate intakes (AI).

Send comments on CNMap to: cnrg@rbhnrc.usda.gov