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State Ranking2927
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$3.5 million$3.5 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
(Oct. 19, 2022)
Adults who smoke15.5% (379,000)
High school students who smoke3.6% (5,400)
High school students who use e-cigarettes24.1%
Death caused by smoking each year4,100
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$1.25 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking28.8%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$875 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$75.3 million
Last updated: January 12, 2022