FY2017 FY2016
State Ranking 29 NA
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $13.9 million NA*
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending ($140.0 million) 9.9% 0.0%
Pennsylvania's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing

Tobacco's Toll in Pennsylvania

(Updated Nov 1, 2016)

Adults who smoke 18.1%
High school students who smoke 12.9%
Death caused by smoking each year 22,000
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $6.38 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 27.9%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $1,023 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $441.6 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 31.7 to 1

* Pennsylvania's FY2016 tobacco prevention program budget was not available when this report went to press.