COMMUNITY CENTER|Environmental Justice|ALABAMA Comparative Report

Comparative Report: ALABAMA
 
 
  • Environmental Hazards: ALABAMA Compared with the United States

      State of ALABAMA
     United States

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants


    Added Cancer Risk (per million) 190
    250


    Percentage of U.S. Pollution Sources contained in ALABAMA




    Toxics Release Inventory Facilities 2.3
    Superfund Sites 1
    Criteria Air Pollutant Facilities 1.3

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  • Demographic Profile: ALABAMA Compared with the United States
      State of ALABAMA
     United States




    % People of Color 27
    24
    % Asian/Pacific Islanders .53
    2.8
    % African Americans 25
    12
    % Latinos .58
    8.8
    % Native Americans .45
    .75
    % Families Below Poverty 14
    10
    % Homeowners 46
    45
    % Working Class People 72
    68
    % Non-Highschool Graduates 33
    25
    % Non-English Speakers .34
    3.1
    % Non-Citizens .55
    4.7

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