sign up

< Return to main State Report page


State Ranking2016
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$12.4 million$15.4 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($52.9 million)
Minnesota's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Minnesota Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Minnesota
(Oct. 20, 2020)
Adults who smoke14.6% (633,100)
High school students who smoke9.6% (27,900)
High school students who use e-cigarettes19.2%
Death caused by smoking each year5,900
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$2.51 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking26.7%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$767 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$110.0 million
Last updated: January 14, 2021