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State Ranking1717
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$17.0 million$17.3 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($64.4 million)
Arizona's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Arizona Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Arizona
(Jan. 31, 2020)
Adults who smoke14.0% (774,000)
High school students who smoke7.1% (26,900)
High school students who use e-cigarettes16.1%
Death caused by smoking each year8,300
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$2.38 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking28.7%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$617 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$115.6 million
Last updated: March 07, 2020