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FY2019 FY2018
State Ranking 6 9
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $3.8 million $3.6 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($8.4 million)
45.2% 42.4%
Vermont's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Tobacco's Toll in Vermont
(December 13, 2018)
Adults who smoke 15.8%
High school students who smoke 9.3%
High school students who use e-cigarettes 12.0%
Death caused by smoking each year 1,000
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $348 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 28.1%
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 spending 4.4 to 1
Last updated: December 08, 2018