Washington

FY2016

FY2015

State Ranking

46

44

State Spending on Tobacco Prevention

$640,500

$1.9 million

Percent of CDC Recommended Spending

($63.6 million)

1.0%

2.9%

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

Washington: Total Annual
Tobacco Prevention Spending

FY2007-FY2016

Tobacco Industry Marketing in Washington

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state

$92.9 million

Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending

145.0 to 1

Tobacco's Toll in Washington

(Updated Dec. 8, 2015)

Adults Who Smoke

16.1%

High School Students Who Smoke

7.9%

Deaths caused by smoking each year

8,300

Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking

$2.81 billion

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

$821 per household