Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2013 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Do US Ambient Air Lead Levels Have a Significant Impact on Childhood Blood Lead Levels: Results of a National Study

Table 1

Percentage of children with BLL ≥ 10 μg/dL by state and year, 2000–2006.*

State2000200120022003200420052006Universal testing

US1.551.391.321.070.970.750.70
AZ2.292.134.951.250.47Targeted
COMandatory
CT4.504.203.953.903.272.992.45Mandatory
FL0.960.860.500.360.30Targeted
GA0.760.620.530.310.220.18Targeted
IA2.211.981.871.691.531.120.89Mandatory
IL8.896.755.004.263.52Targeted
KS2.501.641.101.031.210.620.46Mandatory
KY0.420.570.590.390.410.300.53Targeted
LA1.090.780.460.370.42Mandatory
MD1.981.200.980.770.540.320.23Targeted
ME2.131.911.741.621.801.30Targeted
MA1.131.050.920.830.66Mandatory
MI4.062.912.271.891.651.160.98Targeted
MS1.881.210.930.780.670.590.54Targeted
MO2.271.921.641.401.080.920.89Targeted
NH2.102.272.181.911.381.45Targeted
NJ0.901.251.591.471.191.030.84Mandatory
OH3.532.722.211.981.651.371.21Targeted
OK1.130.940.960.750.800.73Targeted
PA7.046.524.993.382.632.521.95Targeted
RI5.273.563.072.712.14Mandatory
UT0.360.230.190.660.610.580.76Targeted
VA1.060.730.710.830.770.640.44Targeted
WA0.420.490.410.490.290.230.17Targeted
WI2.642.472.121.911.601.251.20Targeted

—: Data not available.
*Data provided by CDC Tracking (2/2011).

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