Mississippi

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

16

16

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$10.9 million

$10.9 million

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($36.5 million)

29.9%

29.9%

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

Mississippi: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

$0.0

Tobacco Industry Marketing in Mississippi

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$132.7 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

12.2 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in Mississippi

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

24.8%

High School Students Who Smoke

12.2%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

5,400

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$1.23 billion

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

$1,086 per household