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State Ranking3639
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$11.8 million$10.1 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($136.7 million)
Illinois's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Illinois Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Illinois
(Apr. 17, 2024)
Adults who smoke12.4% (1,222,800)
High school students who smoke2.5% (16,400)
High school students who use e-cigarettes16.7%
Death caused by smoking each year18,300
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$6.38 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking29.5%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$1,111 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$221.1 million
Last updated: January 08, 2024