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

      State of ARIZONA
     United States

    Cancer Risks from Hazardous Air Pollutants


    Added Cancer Risk (per million) 200
    250


    Percentage of U.S. Pollution Sources contained in ARIZONA




    Toxics Release Inventory Facilities 1.1
    Superfund Sites .79
    Criteria Air Pollutant Facilities .5

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




    % People of Color 28
    24
    % Asian/Pacific Islanders 1.4
    2.8
    % African Americans 2.9
    12
    % Latinos 19
    8.8
    % Native Americans 5.2
    .75
    % Families Below Poverty 11
    10
    % Homeowners 41
    45
    % Working Class People 67
    68
    % Non-Highschool Graduates 21
    25
    % Non-English Speakers 3.7
    3.1
    % Non-Citizens 4.6
    4.7

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