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Premature Mortality Due to Particulate Air Pollution in 239 American Cities


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TAMPA-ST. PETERSBURG, FL

This table provides summary information for Metropolitan Statistical Area 8280, TAMPA-ST. PETERSBURG, FL. 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: 27.5
Rank by PM-10 Concentration: 97 of 239
Mortality Attributable to Air Pollution
Risk Ratio for Cardiopulmonary Mortality: 1.09
Adult Cardiopulmonary Attributable Deaths: 938 (555-1,293)
Attributable Deaths per 100,000 Population: 60
Rank by Number of Attributable Deaths: 16 of 239
Rank Attributable Death Rate: 22 of 239
Mortality (1989 data)
Total Mortality: 22,693
Adult Cardiopulmonary Deaths: 11,803
Auto Accident Deaths: 396
Population (1980 data)
Total Population: 1,569,000
Counties Assigned to MSA
Hillsborough Co, FL
Pasco Co, FL
Pinellas Co, FL
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
FL
  Hillsborough Co
   900 HARBOUR ISLAND BLVD. (ATHLETIC CLUB) 26.8 62 1994 2
  RUSKIN
   HWY 41 (GIBSONTON) 30.3 79 1993 4
  TAMPA
   1105 E KENNEDY BLVD 28.2 62 1993 5
   5012 CAUSEWAY BLVD TAMPA FLORIDA 29.0 62 1993 3
   6201 CENTRAL AVE, SEMINOLE SCH 29.0 51 1992 3
   COAST GUARD STATION DAVIS ISLAND 27.4 61 1994 5
  Pinellas Co
  LARGO
   1301 ULMERTON ROAD (COUNTY MOTOR POOL) 26.5 59 1994 5
  ST PETERSBURG
   7200-22 AVENUE NORTH 22.9 57 1993 3
   N E CORNER OF 13TH AVE N AND 19TH ST N 25.4 55 1994 2
  TARPON SPRINGS
   COUNTY ROAD 77 BOOKER CK. PARK 22.0 51 1993 2
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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