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FY2023 FY2022
State Ranking 32 30
State Spending on Tobacco Prevention $15.5 million $16.0 million
Percent of CDC Recommended Spending
($140 million)
11.1% 11.4%
Pennsylvania's Tobacco Revenue, CDC Recommended Spending, State Spending and Tobacco Industry Marketing
Trend in Spending Pennsylvania Tobacco Prevention


Tobacco's Toll in Pennsylvania
(Oct. 06, 2023)
Adults who smoke 14.9% (1,533,200)
High school students who smoke 4.2% (27,500)
High school students who use e-cigarettes 19.2%
Death caused by smoking each year 22,000
Annual health care costs directly caused by smoking $7.41 billion
Proportion of cancer deaths attributable to smoking 31.4%
Residents' state and federal tax burden from smoking-caused government expenditures $1,100 per household
Estimated annual tobacco industry marketing in state $363.2 million
Last updated: May 20, 2023