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State Ranking57
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$7.9 million$6.4 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($13.7 million)
Hawaii's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Hawaii Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Hawaii
(May. 18, 2021)
Adults who smoke12.3% (137,200)
High school students who smoke5.3% (3,200)
High school students who use e-cigarettes30.6%
Death caused by smoking each year1,400
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$526 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking26.0%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$848 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$22.9 million
Last updated: January 14, 2021