March 15, 2011

...AND REDDER...:

Hispanic Population Surges to Outnumber Whites in New Mexico (Arlette Saenz , 3/15/11, ABC news)

The number of Hispanics in New Mexico surged to become the largest group in the state, making up 46.3 percent of the population. Whites now make up 40.5 percent of the state.

This is a stark change since 2000 when 44.7 percent of the state’s population consisted of whites. At that time, Hispanics made up only 42.1 percent of the population.


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