KENTUCKY
The AARST Radon Report Card: Risk and Response
Population and Lung Cancer      Total Population: 4,461,153
Lung Cancer Deaths:
3,065
Age-Adjusted Lung Cancer Incidence Rate
(per 100,000) 83

Lung Cancer Cases
4,803
Estimated Radon-Induced Lung Cancer Cases
  1,033

Buildings and Exposure Potential
Pre-Mitigation Radon Tests: 28,793
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 1,765,177 217,645 1,982,822
New 7,994 3,817 11,811
Public Schools: 1,532
Statewide Radon Policies
Credential Required Private Certification with State Registration
Radon Standards in Effect ANSI-AARST
Homebuyer Protection Required Disclosure & Notification on Real Estate Form
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