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State Ranking119
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$72.1 million$70.4 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($194.2 million)
Florida's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Florida Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Florida
(Aug. 24, 2020)
Adults who smoke14.5% (2,475,100)
High school students who smoke2.1% (20,200)
High school students who use e-cigarettes25.6%
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$702 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$608.1 million
Last updated: September 15, 2020