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State Ranking69
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$3.8 million$3.6 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($8.4 million)
Vermont's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Vermont
(December 13, 2018)
Adults who smoke15.8%
High school students who smoke9.3%
High school students who use e-cigarettes12.0%
Death caused by smoking each year1,000
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$348 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking28.1%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$851 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$16.8 million
Ratio of industry marketing to state tobacco prevention spending4.4 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018