FY2017 FY2016
State Ranking 17 18
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $9.8 million $9.8 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending ($39.3 million) 25.0% 25.0%
Oregon's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing

Tobacco's Toll in Oregon

(Updated Nov 1, 2016)

Adults who smoke 17.1%
High school students who smoke 8.3%
Death caused by smoking each year 5,500
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $1.54 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 27.5%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $788 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $110.7 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 11.2 to 1