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State Ranking129
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$7.0 million$7.0 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($19.3 million)
Utah's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Utah Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Utah
(Jan. 31, 2020)
Adults who smoke9.0% (200,500)
High school students who smoke3.8% (7,500)
High school students who use e-cigarettes7.6%
Death caused by smoking each year1,300
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$542 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking16.6%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$443 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$40.1 million
Last updated: March 07, 2020