New Jersey
FY2017 FY2016
State Ranking 50 49
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $0.0 $0.0
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending ($103.3 million) 0.0% 0.0%
New Jersey's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing

Tobacco's Toll in New Jersey

(Updated Nov 1, 2016)

Adults who smoke 13.5%
High school students who smoke 8.2%
Death caused by smoking each year 11,800
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $4.06 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 26.7%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $858 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $177.6 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending --