Virginia

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

32

32

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$8.3 million

$8.5 million

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($91.6 million)

9.1%

9.3%

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

Virginia: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

Tobacco Industry Marketing in Virginia

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$392.3 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

47.1 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in Virginia

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

19.0%

High School Students Who Smoke

11.1%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

10,300

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$3.11 billion

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

$782 per household