Premature Mortality Due to Particulate Air Pollution in 239 American Cities
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This table provides summary information for Metropolitan Statistical Area 3840, KNOXVILLE, TN. 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.
|1990-1994 Average Annual Mean:||32.6|
|Rank by PM-10 Concentration:||34||of 239|
|Mortality Attributable to Air Pollution|
|Risk Ratio for Cardiopulmonary Mortality:||1.12|
|Adult Cardiopulmonary Attributable Deaths:||214||(127-293)|
|Attributable Deaths per 100,000 Population:||45|
|Rank by Number of Attributable Deaths:||63||of 239|
|Rank Attributable Death Rate:||48||of 239|
|Mortality (1989 data)|
|Adult Cardiopulmonary Deaths:||1,950|
|Auto Accident Deaths:||88|
|Population (1980 data)|
|Counties Assigned to MSA|
|Anderson Co, TN|
|Blount Co, TN|
|Knox Co, TN|
|Union Co, TN|
(State, County, City, Address)
|FIELD BETWEEN FIRE HALL#2 AND SEVIER SCH||24.9||64||1990||5|
|1919 VERMONT AVENUE||38.9||80||1993||5|
|3323 DIVISION STREET NEAR LIBERTY ST.||34.5||72||1991||5|
|800 TOWNVIEW PLACE/GREEN ELEMENTARY SCH.||31.9||63||1993||5|
|National Ambient Air Quality Standards:||50||150|
|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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