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FY2023 FY2022
State Ranking 9 9
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $7.6 million $7.4 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($13.7 million)
55.3% 54.2%
Hawaii's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Hawaii Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Hawaii
(Oct. 06, 2023)
Adults who smoke 10.0% (113,700)
High school students who smoke 3.0% (1,800)
High school students who use e-cigarettes 14.8%
Death caused by smoking each year 1,400
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $611 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 25.4%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $871 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $26.0 million
Last updated: May 20, 2023