FY2018 FY2017
State Ranking 27 34
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $7.5 million $5.9 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($73.5 million)
10.2% 8.0%
Indiana's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Indiana
(December 13, 2017)
Adults who smoke 21.1%
High school students who smoke 8.7%
Death caused by smoking each year 11,100
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $2.93 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 30.6%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $909 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $277.2 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 37.0 to 1