Delaware

If you live in Sussex County, 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: 5.3 Change Since 1996:
29.7
5.3
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
3.5
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 9.4 Change Since 2000:
14.2
9.4
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 200,330 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 3,466 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 15,035 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 9,527 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 67,267 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 18,185Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 40,527 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 42,724 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 24,361Risks to people with low incomes

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