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Washington, D.C.

State Ranking2525
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$1.9 million$1.9 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($10.7 million)
Washington, D.C.'s Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Washington, D.C. Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Washington, D.C.
(Apr. 17, 2024)
Adults who smoke10.6% (58,000)
High school students who smoke3.2% (900)
High school students who use e-cigarettes10.1%
Death caused by smoking each year800
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$454 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking25.1%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$843 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$3.2 million
Last updated: January 08, 2024