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FY2019 FY2018
State Ranking 18 21
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $10.0 million $8.2 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($39.3 million)
25.6% 20.7%
Oregon's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Oregon
(December 13, 2018)
Adults who smoke 16.1%
High school students who smoke 7.7%
High school students who use e-cigarettes 12.9%
Death caused by smoking each year 5,500
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $1.54 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 27.5%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $741 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $115.7 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending 11.5 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018