Florida

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Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: C How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average 1.7 Change Since 1996:
7.2
1.7
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: A How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 0.0 Change Since 2000:
1
0.0
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: Pass How is my grade calculated?
Design Value 7.4 Change Since 2000:
11.1
7.4
µg/m3
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 616,158 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 12,470 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 38,729 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 36,370 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 48,950 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 54,686Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 141,825 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 115,650 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 108,784Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 133 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 1 for cleanest metropolitan areas in the country for 24-hour particle pollution
  • Ranked 174 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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Polk, FL

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    Polk, FL

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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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