Nebraska

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

27

27

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$2.6 million

$2.4 million

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($20.8 million)

12.4%

11.4%

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

Nebraska: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

Tobacco Industry Marketing in Nebraska

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$64.8 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

25.1 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in Nebraska

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

18.5%

High School Students Who Smoke

10.9%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

2,500

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$795 million

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

$784 per household