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FY2019 FY2018
State Ranking 30 30
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $13.0 million $12.5 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($132.0 million)
9.8% 9.5%
Ohio's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Ohio
(December 13, 2018)
Adults who smoke 21.1%
High school students who smoke 15.1%
High school students who use e-cigarettes N/A
Death caused by smoking each year 20,200
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $5.64 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 30.1%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $1,024 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $424.4 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 32.6 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018