FY2018 FY2017
State Ranking 50 50
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $0.00 $0.00
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($32.0 million)
0.0% 0.0%
Connecticut's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Connecticut
(December 13, 2017)
Adults who smoke 13.4%
High school students who smoke 10.3%
Death caused by smoking each year 4,900
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $2.03 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 27.0%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $853 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $69.0 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending -