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State Ranking1120
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$20.6 million$10.9 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($48 million)
Maryland's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Maryland Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Maryland
(Nov. 21, 2023)
Adults who smoke9.6% (462,500)
High school students who smoke3.6% (11,100)
High school students who use e-cigarettes14.7%
Death caused by smoking each year7,500
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$3.14 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking27.5%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$839 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$95.4 million
Last updated: May 20, 2023