2009 State Profiles U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Health Resources and Services Administration Ryan White HIV/AIDS Program
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New Mexico

Estimated population of New Mexico1: 1,986,763

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2

Percentage of Population Living in Poverty2
Percentage living in poverty (below 100% of Federal Poverty Level) 19
Percentage living below 200% of Federal Poverty Level 43
Percentage living below 300% of Federal Poverty Level 59

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3

Percentage of Population With Health Insurance3
Type of Health Insurance Percentage
Private 54
Medicaid 16
Medicare 14
Military Health 6
Uninsured 24

NOTE: People can be covered by more than one type of health insurance during the year.

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