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State Ranking3840
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$1.0 million$1 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($27.9 million)
Kansas's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Kansas Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Kansas
(May. 18, 2021)
Adults who smoke16.2% (358,500)
High school students who smoke5.8% (9,200)
High school students who use e-cigarettes22.0%
Death caused by smoking each year4,400
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$1.12 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking28.6%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$904 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$64.7 million
Last updated: January 14, 2021