Pennsylvania

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

NA*

30

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

13.7 million

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$13.8 million**

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($140.0 million)

9.8%

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9.9%

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

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Pennsylvania: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

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Tobacco Industry Marketing in Pennsylvania

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$469.5 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

34.2 to 1

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Tobacco's Toll in Pennsylvania

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

21.0%

High School Students Who Smoke

18.4%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

22,000

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$6.38 billion

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

$1,091 per household

   Updated March 8, 2016

 

* Pennsylvania's FY2016 tobacco prevention program budget was not available when this report went to press.

 

** FY2015 and FY2014 annual spending estimated, not confirmed by state health department.

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