Tennessee

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

34

36

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$5.0 million

$5.0 million

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($75.6 million)

6.6%

6.6%

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

Tennessee: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

$0.0

Tobacco Industry Marketing in Tennessee

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$292.7 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

58.5 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in Tennessee

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

24.3%

High School Students Who Smoke

15.4%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

11,400

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$2.67 billion

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

$1,091 per household