Graph showing that Latinos are overrepresented in New Mexico prisons and jails. The New Mexico population is 42.10% Latino, but the incarcerated population is 57.30% Latino.

Data Source: U.S. Census 2000. (Graph: Peter Wagner, May 2004)

Graph is a part of Racial disparities in incarceration by state.

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