North Carolina

If you live in Mitchell County, the air you breathe needs your support.

Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: DNC How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: DNC No Data
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
0.7
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 9.6 Change Since 2000:
14.8
9.6
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 15,579 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 275 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 950 Risks to people with Asthma
Chronic Bronchitis: 584 Risks to people with Chronic Bronchitis
Emphysema: 304 Risks to people with Emphysema
Cardiovascular Disease: 4,811 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 1,494Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 3,035 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 3,260 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 2,846Risks 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.

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