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Premature Mortality Due to Particulate Air Pollution in 239 American Cities


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INDIANAPOLIS, IN

This table provides summary information for Metropolitan Statistical Area 3480, INDIANAPOLIS, IN. The table also provides detailed information on PM-10 concentrations reported at individual monitoring stations within the MSA.

A glossary provides an explanation of key terms reported in the MSA tables.

  
PM-10 Concentration
1990-1994 Average Annual Mean: 31.0
Rank by PM-10 Concentration: 50 of 239
Mortality Attributable to Air Pollution
Risk Ratio for Cardiopulmonary Mortality: 1.11
Adult Cardiopulmonary Attributable Deaths: 494 (294-678)
Attributable Deaths per 100,000 Population: 42
Rank by Number of Attributable Deaths: 29 of 239
Rank Attributable Death Rate: 58 of 239
Mortality (1989 data)
Total Mortality: 9,897
Adult Cardiopulmonary Deaths: 4,919
Auto Accident Deaths: 177
Population (1980 data)
Total Population: 1,167,000
Counties Assigned to MSA
Boone Co, IN
Hamilton Co, IN
Hancock Co, IN
Hendricks Co, IN
Johnson Co, IN
Marion Co, IN
Morgan Co, IN
Shelby Co, IN
Monitoring Stations
  Location
(State, County, City, Address)
Average
Annual Mean
PM-10
Concentration
(1990-1994)
Peak
24-Hour
PM-10
Concentration
Year of
Peak
Reading
Number
of Years
of Data
IN
  Marion Co
  INDIANAPOLIS
   1415 DROVER, NATIONAL PRINTING PLATE 35.2 91 1993 5
   1426 WEST 29TH STREET 28.5 65 1990 5
   17 SOUTH SHERIDAN ST 28.5 74 1990 5
   1735 SOUTH WEST STREET 34.5 85 1990 5
   1802 S. HOLT 34.5 76 1990 5
   2451 NORTH KEYSTONE 23.5 37 1990 1
   2451 NORTH KEYSTONE 32.3 85 1990 4
   3302 ENGLIST AVE., SEAL PRODUCTS BLDG. 37.1 83 1993 5
   35 SOUTH STATE STREET 29.2 78 1990 5
   8327 MANN ROAD 24.6 66 1990 5
   NAVAL AVIONICS CENTER, 6125 E. 16TH ST. 30.5 79 1991 5
  SPEEDWAY
   1450 N LYNHURST DRIVE 28.2 74 1990 5
Notes
   Annual Mean
PM-10 Concentration
24-Hour
PM-10 Concentration
National Ambient Air Quality Standards: 50150
California Ambient Air Quality Standards: 30 50
NRDC Recommended Standards: 17 33
All PM-10 concentrations are reported in (ug/m³).
Bold designates PM-10 Hotspots, individual monitoring stations among the top 50 annual mean concentrations in the U. S. (There were none in this MSA.)
Italic designates PM-10 Hotspots, individual monitoring stations among the top 50 24-hour concentrations in the U. S. in 1994. (There were none in this MSA.)
Peak 24-hour PM-10 concentration reported is the highest value of the 2nd highest 24-hour concentration reported during a year for which data is available.
Metropolitan Statistical Areas are as defined by the Office of Management and Budget for 1980, except for New England, where areas are New England County Metropolitan Areas.

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