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State Ranking2725
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$4.0 million$4.0 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($30.1 million)
Iowa's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Iowa Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Iowa
(Jan. 21, 2022)
Adults who smoke15.8% (384,400)
High school students who smoke6.7% (11,500)
High school students who use e-cigarettes20.1%
Death caused by smoking each year5,100
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$1.28 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking27.8%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$1,020 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$97.6 million
Last updated: January 12, 2022