Annual New Mexico State of the Workforce Report

This report is published annually and provides information and analysis on what New Mexico’s workforce looks like and how it’s growing. It also highlights employment in the state’s industries alongside occupational employment and wages. This, coupled with data on skills and education, serves to evaluate not only the existing workforce and job market, but also the future supply and demand of jobs and workers. Click the image to view the New Mexico 2023 State of the Workforce. 

New Mexico Clean Energy Workforce Development Study

This report used a combination of survey, interview, and focus group methodologies to identify concerns, best practices and areas of opportunity in the Clean Energy Industry. Funded by the New Mexico Legislature in 2019 and prepared by ER&A and UNM.


New Mexico's 20-Year Economic Development Strategic Plan


The New Mexico Center for Economic Opportunity, the 501(c)3 foundation of the New Mexico Chamber of Commerce, held the first of nine sector convenings at the end of 2022 focused on the economic growth sectors identified in New Mexico's twenty-year economic development plan, Empower and Collaborate, New Mexico's Economic Path Forward. The targeted sector was green and renewable energy, attended by industry, research institutions, and government representatives.

New Mexico Health Care Workforce Committee Annual Report Study

The passage of the New Mexico Health Care Work Force Data Collection established the New Mexico Healthcare Workforce Committee that oversees the analysis of the license renewal survey data and development recommendations to the Legislature to improve the training, recruitment and retention of health professionals in the state of New Mexico. This report used a combination of survey, interview, and focus group methodologies to identify concerns, best practices and areas of opportunity in the Clean Energy Industry. Prepared by the University of New Mexico Health Sciences.

Labor Market Information Distribution List

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LMI Distribution List

Publication Schedule

Follow this link for News Release and Monthly Labor Market Review publication dates.

Publication Schedule

Other Publications and Resources

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)

BLS produces a wide range of reports and bulletins providing information, data, and analysis related to the workforce. Report topics include monthly national and statewide employment and unemployment estimates, women’s earnings, the working poor, race and ethnicity in the labor force, minimum wage workers, and much more

Reports and Bulletins Page

Monthly Labor Review

Economic News Releases

U.S. Census Bureau
The U.S. Census Bureau produces a vast number of reports, publications, and data sets under many different programs.

Publications Library

Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Program

U.S. Department of Commerce’s Bureau of Economic Analysis

The Bureau of Economic Analysis provides a wide array of data that are directly related to or impact the workforce, including data on gross domestic product, personal income, consumer spending, international trade, and supplemental accounts.

Research at BEA

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