Air Pollution

What's the current state of air pollution in the US?

The number of Americans exposed to unhealthy spikes in air pollution is constantly rising. Image: Unsplash/Maxim Tolchinskiy

Katharina Buchholz

Data Journalist, Statista

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Chart showing how Americans are exposed to air pollution.
'This chart shows the number of people living in U.S. counties with unhealthy air pollution levels.' Image: Statista
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