Posted by: audreybenenati | December 17, 2009

New report released-tobacco industry outspending prevention programs $7 to $1


Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids

Released December 16, 2009

http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/research/

State: NY

Annual Smoking Caused Health Costs in State: $8.17 billion

FY2010 Total Tobacco Prevention Spending: $57.0 million

2006 Tobacco Company Marketing in State: $429.6 million

Ratio of Tobacco Company Marketing to State Tobacco Prevention Spending: $7.50 to $1

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