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New York


FY2019 FY2018
State Ranking 23 22
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $39.8 million $39.3 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($203.0 million)
19.6% 19.4%
New York's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in New York
(December 01, 2017)
Adults who smoke 14.1%
High school students who smoke 5.5%
High school students who use e-cigarettes 14.5%
Death caused by smoking each year 28,200
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $10.39 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 26.5%
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 spending 5.0 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018