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State Ranking914
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$70.4 million$68.6 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($194.2 million)
Florida's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Florida
(Nov. 12, 2019)
Adults who smoke14.5% (2,475,100)
High school students who smoke3.6% (34,700)
High school students who use e-cigarettes24.8%
Death caused by smoking each year32,300
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$8.64 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking29.4%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$684 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$614.2 million
Last updated: December 08, 2018