New York


FY2018 FY2017
State Ranking 22 22
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $39.3 million $39.3 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($203.0 million)
19.4% 19.4%
New York's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in New York
(December 13, 2017)
Adults who smoke 14.2%
High school students who smoke 4.3%
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 $1,430 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $193.1 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 4.9 to 1