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RAND Center for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD) Data Core Series: Pollution, 1988-2004 [United States] (ICPSR 27864) RSS

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Summary:

The RAND Center for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD) Data Core Series is composed of a wide selection of analytical measures, encompassing a variety of domains, all derived from a number of disparate data sources. The CPHHD Data Core's central focus is on geographic measures for census tracts, counties, and Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) from two distinct geo-reference points, 1990 and 2000. The current study, Pollution, comprises data for three criteria pollutants, Particulate Matter 10 ug3 (PM 10), Particulate Matter 2.5 ug3 (PM 2.5), and Ozone (O3), each with two different geo-references (1990 geo-reference and 2000 geo-reference), with aggregations made either to quarterly/annual (PM*) or monthly/summertime (O3), each at three different geographic levels of summary (tract, county (geographic), and MSA (geographic)). All data sets in the series are longitudinal, though with different periods of coverage, depending upon the pollutant. The specific available measures vary depending upon the geographic level of summarization.

Series: RAND Center for Population Health and Health Disparities Data Core Series

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Dataset(s)

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DS0:  Study-Level Files
Documentation:
DS1:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (3,649.1 MB) large dataset
DS2:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (38.2 MB)
DS3:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (7.2 MB)
DS4:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,039.3 MB) large dataset
DS5:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (12.5 MB)
DS6:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.3 MB)
DS7:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (3,897.5 MB) large dataset
DS8:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (38.2 MB)
DS9:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (7.2 MB)
DS10:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,110 MB) large dataset
DS11:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (12.5 MB)
DS12:  Particulate Matter 10, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.3 MB)
DS13:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,293.8 MB) large dataset
DS14:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (15.6 MB)
DS15:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.6 MB)
DS16:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (365.5 MB) large dataset
DS17:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (6.5 MB)
DS18:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (3.6 MB)
DS19:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,381 MB) large dataset
DS20:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (15.6 MB)
DS21:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Quarterly, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.6 MB)
DS22:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (389.9 MB) large dataset
DS23:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (6.5 MB)
DS24:  Particulate Matter 2.5, 24-hour Daily Mean, Annual, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (3.6 MB)
DS25:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Monthly, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (6,404.9 MB) large dataset
DS26:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Monthly, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (64.9 MB)
DS27:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Monthly, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (10.3 MB)
DS28:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Months-Based, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,230.6 MB) large dataset
DS29:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Months-Based, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (14.7 MB)
DS30:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Months-Based, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.5 MB)
DS31:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Days-Based, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (891.3 MB) large dataset
DS32:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Days-Based, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (11.4 MB)
DS33:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Days-Based, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.1 MB)
DS34:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Monthly, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (6,842.8 MB) large dataset
DS35:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Monthly, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (64.9 MB)
DS36:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Monthly, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (10.2 MB)
DS37:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Months-Based, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,314 MB) large dataset
DS38:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Months-Based, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (14.7 MB)
DS39:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Months-Based, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.5 MB)
DS40:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Days-Based, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (952.2 MB) large dataset
DS41:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Days-Based, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (11.4 MB)
DS42:  Ozone 8-hour Mean, Summer Days-Based, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (4.1 MB)
DS43:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Monthly, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (10,363.4 MB) large dataset
DS44:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Monthly, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (133.3 MB)
DS45:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Monthly, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (33.3 MB)
DS46:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Summer Months-Based, Tract, 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,363 MB) large dataset
DS47:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Summer Months-Based, County (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (21.2 MB)
DS48:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Summer Months-Based, MSA (Geographic), 1990 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (7.4 MB)
DS49:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Monthly, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (10,241 MB) large dataset
DS50:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Monthly, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (133.3 MB)
DS51:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Monthly, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (32.4 MB)
DS52:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Summer Months-Based, Tract, 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (1,455.6 MB) large dataset
DS53:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Summer Months-Based, County (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (21.2 MB)
DS54:  Ozone 1-hour Maximum, Summer Months-Based, MSA (Geographic), 2000 Geo-Referenced - Download All Files (7.2 MB)

Study Description

Citation

Escarce, Jose J., Nicole Lurie, and Adria Jewell. RAND Center for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD) Data Core Series: Pollution, 1988-2004 [United States]. ICPSR27864-v1. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2011-10-21. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR27864.v1

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Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   air pollution, census, census data, census records, census tract level, counties, environmental hazards, environmental monitoring, FIPS codes, hazardous substances, pollutants, pollution

Smallest Geographic Unit:   census tract

Geographic Coverage:   Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, United States, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Time Period:  

  • 1988--2004
  • 1999--2004

Date of Collection:  

  • 1988--2004
  • 1999--2004

Unit of Observation:   census tract, county, metropolitan statistical area

Universe:   All census tracts in the 50 United States and District of Columbia and U.S. territories and associated states.

Data Types:   census/enumeration data

Data Collection Notes:

Data for Decennial Census Abridged (ICPSR 27866), Segregation Indices (ICPSR 27863), Neighborhood Socioeconomic Status (SES) Index (ICPSR 27865), Disability (ICPSR 27862), Cost-of-Living Indices (ICPSR 27621), and Street Connectivity (ICPSR 27861) are also available from ICPSR.

Additional details about the RAND Center for Population Health and Health Disparities (CPHHD) Data Core Series can be found on the RAND Web site.

Methodology

Study Purpose:   The purpose of the CPHHD Data Core Series is to provide projects with the data tools necessary to conduct quality, population-based, health-relevant research.

Data Source:

United States Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Air Quality System (AQS) Criteria Pollutant Data

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