TENNESSEE
The AARST Radon Report Card: Risk and Response
Population and Lung Cancer      Total Population: 6,771,631
Lung Cancer Deaths:
3,935
Age-Adjusted Lung Cancer Incidence Rate
(per 100,000) 70

Lung Cancer Cases
6,124
Estimated Radon-Induced Lung Cancer Cases
  912

Buildings and Exposure Potential
Pre-Mitigation Radon Tests: 31,066
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 2,570,926 389,787 2,960,713
New 30,099 11,262 41,361
Public Schools: 1,880
Statewide Radon Policies
Credential Required None
Radon Standards in Effect None
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