Short Definition: # children under age 6 tested for lead poisoning
Number of children under age six with at least one confirmed lead screening test.
Data are from the Rhode Island Department of Health Lead Elimination Surveillance System.
Agency Source: Health
|Calendar Year||2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012|
Geographies: RI Municipalities
Data Type: Numeric
Lead exposure at even very low levels can cause irreversible damage.
Denominators vary depending on the Time Type of the indicator.
Universe: Children in RIDOH's LESS database
Tags: Elevated Blood Lead, Lead Screening, Lead Poisoning, Health, EBLL
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