New Mexico

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

17

18

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$5.9 million

$5.9 million

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($22.8 million)

26.0%

26.0%

New Mexico’s Tobacco Revenue, State Spending,
and Tobacco Industry Marketing

New Mexico: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

Tobacco Industry Marketing in New Mexico

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$37.2 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

6.3 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in New Mexico

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

19.1%

High School Students Who Smoke

14.4%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

2,600

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$844 million

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

$922 per household