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Unhealthy Air Quality Days: Ozone (Riverside County, 2007-2009)

Average annual number of days from May to October that exceed the 8-hour federal ozone standard of 0.075 ppm (particles per million), by race/ethnicity, in Riverside County 2007-2009.

  • African Americans in Riverside County experience an average of 48.2 days of unhealthy levels of ozone air pollution per year.
     
  • Asians in Riverside County experience an average of 40.5 days of unhealthy levels of ozone air pollution per year.
     
  • Native Americans in Riverside County experience an average of 44.3 days of unhealthy levels of ozone air pollution per year.
     
  • Latinos in Riverside County experience an average of 42.6 days of unhealthy levels of ozone air pollution per year.
     
  • Native Hawaiians and Pacific Islanders in Riverside County experience an average of 44.7 days of unhealthy levels of ozone air pollution per year.
     
  • All communities in Riverside County experience more than a month of unhealthy levels of ozone air pollution each year.

 

African American

Latino

Native American/ Alaska Native

Asian

Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander

White

Average Annual Number of Unhealthy Days of Ozone Air Pollution, Riverside County, 2007-2009

48.2

42.6

44.3

40.5

44.7

41.3

Source: 
Healthy Communities Data and Indicators Project, California Department of Public Health
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