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State Ranking1312
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$12.6 million$13.6 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($32 million)
Connecticut's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Connecticut Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Connecticut
(Apr. 17, 2024)
Adults who smoke10.0% (289,500)
High school students who smoke1.3% (2,500)
High school students who use e-cigarettes10.6%
Death caused by smoking each year4,900
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$2.36 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking27.1%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$998 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$57.3 million
Last updated: January 08, 2024