Louisiana

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

28

27

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$7.0

$6.8

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($59.6 million)

11.7%

11.4%

Louisiana’s Tobacco Revenue, State Spending,
and Tobacco Industry Marketing

Louisiana: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

Tobacco Industry Marketing in Louisiana

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$220.5 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

31.5 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in Louisiana

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

23.5%

High School Students Who Smoke

12.1%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

7,200

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$1.89 billion

Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures

$1,207 per household