sign up

< Return to main State Report page


FY2023 FY2022
State Ranking 29 28
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $2.6 million $2.6 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($20.8 million)
12.4% 12.4%
Nebraska's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Nebraska Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Nebraska
(Oct. 06, 2023)
Adults who smoke 13.0% (192,500)
High school students who smoke 3.6% (3,900)
High school students who use e-cigarettes 14.7%
Death caused by smoking each year 2,500
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $924 million
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 29.3%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $820 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $62.5 million
Last updated: May 20, 2023