FLORIDA
The AARST Radon Report Card: Risk and Response
Population and Lung Cancer      Total Population: 21,244,317
Lung Cancer Deaths:
11,288
Age-Adjusted Lung Cancer Incidence Rate
(per 100,000) 54

Lung Cancer Cases
17,455
Estimated Radon-Induced Lung Cancer Cases
  1,416

Buildings and Exposure Potential
Pre-Mitigation Radon Tests: 197,072
Percent by Radon Level  
 
  < 2 pCi/L

 
  ≥ 2 to < 4 pCi/L

 
  ≥ 4 pCi/L

Housing Units by Structure Type
1 to 4 Units 5 or More Units Total
Existing 7,126,372 2,308,854 9,435,226
New 102,963 51,339 154,302
Public Schools: 4,220
Statewide Radon Policies
Credential Required State Certification
Radon Standards in Effect EPA Measurement; FL Mitigation;rulemaking pending
Homebuyer Protection Required Notification
Radon System Requirement for New Homes No
    Type of New Home Where Required N/A
    Standard/Code for Radon System in New Homes State Building Code
School Testing Required Yes designated counties
Radon System Requirement for New Schools No