POLLUTION LOCATOR|Smog and Particulates | Rank States by Health Risks


Health Risks from Criteria Air Pollutants
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Rank State Person-days in
exceedance of NAAQS
1. CALIFORNIA 6,683,168,463
2. TEXAS 1,135,690,880
3. ARIZONA 172,843,464
4. OHIO 104,835,921
5. ILLINOIS 98,113,026
6. PENNSYLVANIA 95,863,748
7. MICHIGAN 95,400,215
8. NEW YORK 82,756,858
9. NEVADA 58,854,115
10. CONNECTICUT 54,662,367
11. NEW JERSEY 42,277,536
12. MISSOURI 39,849,003
13. NORTH CAROLINA 36,179,857
14. INDIANA 33,920,402
15. MARYLAND 30,585,524
16. COLORADO 29,405,580
17. VIRGINIA 29,229,814
18. WISCONSIN 25,083,012
19. GEORGIA 22,905,022
20. LOUISIANA 19,854,892
21. TENNESSEE 19,189,423
22. MASSACHUSETTS 18,162,868
23. UTAH 15,045,951
24. FLORIDA 14,656,745
25. NEW MEXICO 12,184,687
26. OKLAHOMA 10,187,257
27. ALABAMA 9,979,302
28. DELAWARE 8,913,792
29. KENTUCKY 5,292,749
30. WASHINGTON 4,992,539
31. DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA 4,507,072
32. RHODE ISLAND 3,885,583
33. SOUTH CAROLINA 3,270,329
34. KANSAS 2,742,772
35. MISSISSIPPI 2,737,633
36. WEST VIRGINIA 2,620,134
37. ALASKA 1,964,992
38. MAINE 1,585,986
39. HAWAII 1,267,384
40. MONTANA 1,083,307
41. ARKANSAS 594,813
42. WYOMING 540,603
43. MINNESOTA 420,687
44. NEW HAMPSHIRE 394,663
45. IDAHO 151,508
46. SOUTH DAKOTA 91,881
47. IOWA 7,777