FY2017 FY2016
State Ranking 23 22
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $2.9 million $2.9 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending ($15.6 million) 18.4% 18.4%
Idaho's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing

Tobacco's Toll in Idaho

(Updated Nov 1, 2016)

Adults who smoke 13.8%
High school students who smoke 9.7%
Death caused by smoking each year 1,800
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $508 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 26.6%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $627 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $44.8 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 15.6 to 1