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State Ranking3433
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention$5.3 million$5.3 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($57.5 million)
Wisconsin's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Wisconsin Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Wisconsin
(Jan. 21, 2022)
Adults who smoke15.5% (706,600)
High school students who smoke4.7% (14,200)
High school students who use e-cigarettes20.1%
Death caused by smoking each year7,900
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking$2.66 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking27.3%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures$860 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$156.7 million
Last updated: January 12, 2022