RankCityDecrease in Annual Excess Mortality (PM2.5) Since 2010
1Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA -513
2Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL -505
3Pittsburgh, PA -412
4Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX -279
5New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ -262
6Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN -223
7Philadelphia, PA -185
8Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA -181
9Cleveland-Elyria, OH -173
10San Diego-Carlsbad, CA -155
RankCityDecrease in Annual Excess Mortality (O3) Since 2010
1Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL -25
2Philadelphia, PA -25
3Cambridge-Newton-Framingham, MA -23
4Pittsburgh, PA -23
5New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ -20
6Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD -17
7Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC -14
8Memphis, TN-MS-AR -14
9Akron, OH -13
10Worcester, MA-CT -12
RankCityIncrease in Annual Excess Mortality (PM2.5) Since 2010
1Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA 59
2Eugene, OR 54
3Hanford-Corcoran, CA 37
4Medford, OR 37
5Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA 37
6Modesto, CA 27
7Boise City, ID 19
8Grants Pass, OR 17
9Missoula, MT 13
10El Centro, CA 10
RankCityIncrease in Annual Excess Mortality (O3) Since 2010
1Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL 51
2Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 45
3Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 43
4Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 30
5Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO 25
6Salt Lake City, UT 25
7Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA 16
8Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA 10
9Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV 10
10Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, OR-WA 9
RankCityAnnual Excess Mortality (PM2.5 and O3)Rank Change from 2010
1Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA1,3220
2Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA9400
3Bakersfield, CA293 3
4Pittsburgh, PA232 -1
5Fresno, CA225 6
6New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ188 -1
7Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ152 12
8Visalia-Porterville, CA131 15
9Cleveland-Elyria, OH *116 -1
10Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL *122 -6
11Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX *118 -4
12San Diego-Carlsbad, CA112 -2
13Modesto, CA106 15
14Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA107 4
15Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA98 42
16Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA95 18
17Stockton-Lodi, CA82 10
18Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia, MI *75 -5
19Hanford-Corcoran, CA *74 31
20Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA *77 -6
21Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX *76 11
22Eugene, OR *70 80
23Salt Lake City, UT *72 16
24Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV63 13
25Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA52 -10
* Rankings are based on a weighted total of excess mortality, lung cancer, morbidity and impacted days.
Rank (2017)CityAnnual Excess Mortality (PM2.5)Rank Change from 2010
1Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA8770
2Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA6980
3Bakersfield, CA252 2
4Pittsburgh, PA184 -1
5Fresno, CA177 5
6Visalia-Porterville, CA109 13
7Modesto, CA84 20
8Cleveland-Elyria, OH710
9Hanford-Corcoran, CA70 30
10Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA66 77
11Eugene, OR66 54
12Stockton-Lodi, CA61 14
13Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA59 33
14Salt Lake City, UT46 17
15Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia, MI *41 -3
16Medford, OR *42 80
17Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA27 8
18Merced, CA24 32
19Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ23 10
20San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA22 38
21Grants Pass, OR19 101
22Boise City, ID19N/A
23Madera, CA17N/A
24Yakima, WA14 59
25Missoula, MT13N/A
* Rankings are based on a weighted total of excess mortality, lung cancer, morbidity and impacted days.
Rank (2017)CityAnnual Excess Mortality (O3)Rank Change from 2010
1Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA4450
2Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA242 1
3New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ188 -1
4Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ128 1
5Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL122 4
6Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX118 2
7San Diego-Carlsbad, CA112 -3
8Sacramento-Roseville-Arden-Arcade, CA80 -2
9Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, CA77 -2
10Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX760
11Las Vegas-Henderson-Paradise, NV63 5
12Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA52 1
13Fort Worth-Arlington, TX50 1
14Fresno, CA48 8
15Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, MI48 4
16Pittsburgh, PA48 -5
17St. Louis, MO-IL46 3
18Denver-Aurora-Lakewood, CO45 33
19Cleveland-Elyria, OH45 -4
20Philadelphia, PA43 -8
21Bakersfield, CA42 -3
22Oakland-Hayward-Berkeley, CA36 2
23Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD35 -6
24Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN35 -3
25Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia, MI34 3