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New Mexico has 26th highest identity theft rate among the 50 states, study finds

New Mexico finished 26th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of identity theft rates across the nation.

By the Numbers: New Mexico not among the 17 jurisdictions with vaping taxes

Seventeen jurisdictions in the nation have some form of vapor product excise tax, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Albuquerque ranks 31st fittest U.S. city, study finds

Albuquerque finished 31st on a 2019 fitness index analyzing the 100 largest U.S. cities.

New Mexico ranks 33rd highest for pass-through business tax rates, study finds

New Mexico finished 33rd in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.

New Mexico ranks 9th for rental car tax rates, study finds

New Mexico finished in a tie for ninth in a Tax Foundation analysis of effective car rental excise taxes – ranked from highest to lowest.

Dollar’s value in New Mexico ranks 22nd highest among the 50 states, study finds

New Mexico finished in a tie for 22nd in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.

Gallup ranks the most dangerous of New Mexico cities, study finds

Gallup was ranked the most dangerous city in New Mexico in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.

New Mexico ranks 4th worst for police officers, study finds

New Mexico was ranked 48th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.

Congresswoman Xochitl Torres Small quiet on USMCA

Rep. Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) did not respond to requests for comment about the successor treaty to the North American Free Trade Agreement, which this week was ratified by Mexico.

Los Alamos ranks the richest of New Mexico towns, study finds

Los Alamos was ranked the richest town in New Mexico in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.

New Mexico ranks 6th lowest for dependence on property taxes, study finds

New Mexico finished 45th in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.

New Mexico ranks 34th highest for state tax collections per capita

New Mexico finished 34th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.

Deming ranks the poorest of New Mexico towns, study finds

Deming was ranked the poorest town in New Mexico in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.

By the Numbers: University of New Mexico ranks 48th best in the nation for its graduate fine arts program, study finds

University of New Mexico finished in a tie for 48th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best fine arts schools by U.S. News that examined 229 campuses around the nation in areas such as graphic design and painting.

By the Numbers: University of New Mexico ranks 94th best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

University of New Mexico finished in a tie for 94th in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

New Mexico ranks 35th in hospital safety analysis

New Mexico finished 35th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

University of New Mexico ranks 127th best in the nation for its graduate education program, study finds

University of New Mexico finished in a tie for 127th in a ranking of best education schools by U.S. News that examined 258 campuses around the nation.

Quay County ranks the poorest of New Mexico counties, study finds

Quay County was ranked the poorest county in New Mexico in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

Analysis: Los Alamos County has fastest growing local economy in New Mexico

Los Alamos County was ranked the top-performing local economy in New Mexico in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

University of New Mexico rated top employer in New Mexico, study finds

University of New Mexico employs 27,000 workers in New Mexico, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

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