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State Ranking3332
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
(Sep. 09, 2020)
Adults who smoke16.4% (744,100)
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$749 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state$162.6 million
Last updated: September 15, 2020