GEORGIA
The AARST Radon Report Card: Risk and Response
Population and Lung Cancer      Total Population: 10,511,131
Lung Cancer Deaths:
4,405
Age-Adjusted Lung Cancer Incidence Rate
(per 100,000) 57

Lung Cancer Cases
6,714
Estimated Radon-Induced Lung Cancer Cases
  742

Buildings and Exposure Potential
Pre-Mitigation Radon Tests: 30,152
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 3,609,428 670,423 4,279,851
New 43,607 10,216 53,823
Public Schools: 2,310
Statewide Radon Policies
Credential Required None
Radon Standards in Effect None
Homebuyer Protection Required None
Radon System Requirement for New Homes No
    Type of New Home Where Required N/A
    Standard/Code for Radon System in New Homes N/A
School Testing Required No
Radon System Requirement for New Schools No