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State Ranking4239
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$1 million$1.0 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. 02, 2023)
Adults who smoke15.6% (348,100)
High school students who smoke4.6% (7,500)
High school students who use e-cigarettes14.4%
Death caused by smoking each year4,400
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$1.31 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking31.1%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$923 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$74.2 million
Last updated: May 20, 2023