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State Ranking1251
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$13.6 million$0.00
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
(Feb. 17, 2023)
Adults who smoke11.1% (319,200)
High school students who smoke3.7% (7,100)
High school students who use e-cigarettes27.0%
Death caused by smoking each year4,900
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$2.36 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking26.7%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$940 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$60.3 million
Last updated: January 10, 2023