Louisiana

If you live in Calcasieu Parish , the air you breathe may put your health at risk.

Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: F How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 5.2 Change Since 1996:
16
5.2
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
1.2
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 9.2 Change Since 2000:
12
9.2
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 192,768 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 4,072 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 9,597 Risks to people with Asthma
Chronic Bronchitis: 6,209 Risks to people with Chronic Bronchitis
Emphysema: 2,719 Risks to people with Emphysema
Cardiovascular Disease: 47,234 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 15,096Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 49,012 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 24,326 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 33,282Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 45 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 1 for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for 24-hour particle pollution
  • Ranked 157 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Calcasieu Parish, LA

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

What is my length? 1

    ABCDFDNCINC
    Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More
    Change Since

    This County:

    Calcasieu Parish, LA

    Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

    There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

      ABCDFDNCINC
      Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More
      Change Since

      This County:

      Calcasieu Parish, LA

      Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

      There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

        PASSFAILDNCINC
        Groups At Risk
        Total Population: Risks to the population
        Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
        Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
        Chronic Bronchitis: Risks to people with Chronic Bronchitis
        Emphysema: Risks to people with Emphysema
        Cardiovascular Disease: Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
        Diabetes: Risks to people with Diabetes
        Children Under 18: Risks to children and teens
        Adults 65 & Over: Risks to older adults
        Poverty Estimate: Risks to people with low incomes

        Notes:

        (1) INC indicates incomplete monitoring data for all three years. Therefore, those counties are excluded from the grade analysis.
        (2) DNC indicates that there is no monitor collecting data in the county.

        More about Methodology.