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New York

State Ranking2322
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$39.8 million$39.3 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($203.0 million)
New York's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in New York
(December 13, 2018)
Adults who smoke14.1%
High school students who smoke5.5%
High school students who use e-cigarettes14.5%
Death caused by smoking each year28,200
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$10.39 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking26.5%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$1,407 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$199.0 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending5.0 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018