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State Ranking2739
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$3.5 million$1.0 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($30 million)
Nevada's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Nevada Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Nevada
(Sep. 24, 2020)
Adults who smoke15.7% (368,200)
High school students who smoke3.6% (5,200)
High school students who use e-cigarettes24.1%
Death caused by smoking each year4,100
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$1.08 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking30.9%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$649 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$71.5 million
Last updated: September 15, 2020