New York
FY2017 FY2016
State Ranking 22 20
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $39.3 million $39.3 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending ($203.0 million) 19.4% 19.4%
New York's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing

Tobacco's Toll in New York

(Updated Nov 1, 2016)

Adults who smoke 15.2%
High school students who smoke 8.8%
Death caused by smoking each year 28,200
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $10.39 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 26.5%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $1,462 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $206.4 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 5.2 to 1