West Virginia

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Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: D How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 2.7 Change Since 1996:
13.2
2.7
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
5.7
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Fail How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 12.5 Change Since 2000:
17.8
12.5
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 192,315 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 3,009 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 14,043 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 13,835 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 64,045 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 19,008Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 39,371 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 32,367 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 32,636Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 80 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 1 for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for 24-hour particle pollution
  • Ranked 29 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Kanawha, WV

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

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  • Boone, WV
  • Clay, WV
  • Lincoln, WV
  • Putnam, WV

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Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More
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This County:

Kanawha, WV

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
Change Since

This County:

Kanawha, WV

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

  • Boone, WV
  • Clay, WV
  • Lincoln, WV
  • Putnam, WV
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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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