Tennessee

If you live in Shelby 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: 7.3 Change Since 1996:
36.8
7.3
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: B How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.3 Change Since 2000:
7.2
0.3
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 10.4 Change Since 2000:
14.9
10.4
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 935,088 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 23,293 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 49,455 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 61,528 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 270,299 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 70,823Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 243,754 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 97,553 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 196,779Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 37 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 112 for 24-hour particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 65 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Shelby, TN

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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This County:

Shelby, TN

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More
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This County:

Shelby, TN

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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Groups At Risk
Total Population: Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: Risks to people with COPD
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

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