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State Ranking1213
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$5.0 million$5.2 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($14.6 million)
Montana's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Montana
(December 13, 2018)
Adults who smoke17.2%
High school students who smoke12.1%
High school students who use e-cigarettes22.5%
Death caused by smoking each year1,600
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$440 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking28.4%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$727 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$31.3 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending6.3 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018