The AARST Radon Report Card: Risk and Response
Population and Lung Cancer      Total Population: 1,925,614
Lung Cancer Deaths:
Age-Adjusted Lung Cancer Incidence Rate
(per 100,000) 54

Lung Cancer Cases
Estimated Radon-Induced Lung Cancer Cases

Buildings and Exposure Potential
Pre-Mitigation Radon Tests: 42,782
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 706,229 130,921 837,150
New 4,910 3,115 8,025
Public Schools: 1,086
Statewide Radon Policies
Credential Required State License
Radon Standards in Effect NE Standards
Homebuyer Protection Required Disclosure Only
Radon System Requirement for New Homes Counties with Mean Radon > 2.7 pCi/L
    Type of New Home Where Required All Residential Buildings
    Standard/Code for Radon System in New Homes NE Standard
School Testing Required No
Radon System Requirement for New Schools Counties with Mean Radon > 2.7 pCi/L