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Year Months
Present
Minimum Median Mean 90th
Percentile
Maximum Standard
Deviation
Number of
Observations
Detection
Limit
Estimated
Risk
2005
0.025 0.20 * 0.64 3.0 0.485 60 0.05 *
2004
0.025 0.05 0.160 0.36 3.8 0.340 517 0.05 0.05
2003
0.025 0.06 0.160 0.31 3.0 0.315 497 0.05 0.05
2002
0.025 0.05 0.179 0.43 3.3 0.351 474 0.05 0.06
2001
0.025 0.06 0.205 0.50 7.6 0.555 486 0.05 0.07
2000
0.025 0.06 0.199 0.50 4.5 0.434 506 0.05 0.06
1999
0.025 0.08 0.225 0.51 4.2 0.422 592 0.05 0.07
1998
0.025 0.08 0.231 0.59 4.5 0.455 603 0.05 0.07
1997
0.025 0.07 0.241 0.50 7.1 0.547 575 0.05 0.08
1996
0.025 0.07 0.185 0.48 2.8 0.333 452 0.05 0.06
1995
0.025 0.11 0.241 0.59 3.1 0.373 448 0.05 0.08
1994
0.025 0.36 * 1.2 5.5 0.679 264 0.05 *
1993
0.025 0.15 0.480 1.3 5.1 0.765 455 0.05 0.2
1992
0.025 0.12 0.373 1.0 6.6 0.710 456 0.05 0.1
1991
0.025 0.15 0.422 1.0 5.3 0.730 451 0.05 0.1
1990
0.025 0.16 0.627 1.5 22 1.48 447 0.05 0.2
1989
0.025 0.15 * 2.12 18 2.18 329 0.05 *
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Notes Values below the Limit of Detection (LoD) assumed to be ½ LoD.
Means and risks shown only for years with data in all 12 months.
"*" means there was insufficient or no data available to determine the value.