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State Ranking4948
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$2.1 million$2.1 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($106 million)
Georgia's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Georgia Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Georgia
(Apr. 17, 2024)
Adults who smoke12.5% (1,050,300)
High school students who smoke3.3% (19,800)
High school students who use e-cigarettes18.2%
Death caused by smoking each year11,700
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$3.69 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking29.9%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$907 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$345.8 million
Last updated: January 08, 2024