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State Ranking23
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$15.4 million$15.5 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
(Apr. 17, 2024)
Adults who smoke6.7% (164,000)
High school students who smoke1.9% (4,100)
High school students who use e-cigarettes9.7%
Death caused by smoking each year1,300
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$630 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking15.7%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$538 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$38.3 million
Last updated: January 08, 2024