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State Ranking4950
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$0$0
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($32.0 million)
Connecticut's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Connecticut
(Nov. 12, 2019)
Adults who smoke12.2% (346,100)
High school students who smoke3.5% (6,700)
High school students who use e-cigarettes14.7%
Death caused by smoking each year4,900
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$2.03 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking27.0%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$785 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$69.4 million
Last updated: December 08, 2018