National Tobacco Control Program Funding

CDC is the only federal agency that provides funding to help support all 50 states, the District of Columbia, 8 U.S. territories, and 12 tribal organizations for tobacco control efforts. Tobacco prevention and control is one of the “best buys” in public health: states with strong tobacco control programs have demonstrated achievement of a $55:$1 returnExternal1 on their investment, mostly in averted health care costs to treat smoking-related illness.

 

FY 2018 Funding

In FY 2018, CDC supported tobacco control programs in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, 8 US territories or jurisdictions, and 12 tribal organizations. In addition, CDC provided funding to states and territories to ensure and expand state quitline capacity.

 

FY 2018 Funding by State
State Website Links State Fact Sheet FY 2018 Funding
National Tobacco Control Program Quitline Funding (PPHF) Total Funding
Alabama onlineExternal Alabama facts $983,882 $308,365 $1,292,247
Alaska onlineExternal Alaska facts $837,405 $50,000 $887,405
Arizona onlineExternal Arizona facts $991,741 $295,540 $1,287,281
Arkansas onlineExternal Arkansas facts $924,535 $196,071 $1,120,606
California onlineExternal California facts $2,341,706 $1,271,588 $3,613,293
Colorado* onlineExternal Colorado facts $1,123,373 $0 $1,123,373
Connecticut onlineExternal Connecticut facts $824,868 $156,799 $981,667
Delaware onlineExternal Delaware facts $677,843 $50,000 $727,843
Florida onlineExternal Florida facts $1,653,523 $949,856 $2,603,379
Georgia onlineExternal Georgia facts $1,050,298 $531,097 $1,581,395
Hawaii onlineExternal Hawaii facts $856,418 $55,727 $912,145
Idaho onlineExternal Idaho facts $879,105 $67,182 $946,287
Illinois onlineExternal Illinois facts $918,964 $639,440 $1,558,404
Indiana onlineExternal Indiana facts $888,850 $415,928 $1,304,777
Iowa onlineExternal Iowa facts $878,000 $149,121 $1,027,121
Kansas onlineExternal Kansas facts $976,146 $146,941 $1,123,087
Kentucky onlineExternal Kentucky facts $1,138,751 $333,405 $1,472,156
Louisiana onlineExternal Louisiana facts $930,252 $302,766 $1,233,018
Maine onlineExternal Maine facts $817,114 $75,633 $892,747
Maryland onlineExternal Maryland facts $967,914 $257,756 $1,225,670
Massachusetts onlineExternal Massachusetts facts $1,804,463 $301,392 $2,105,855
Michigan onlineExternal Michigan facts $1,371,004 $621,837 $1,992,841
Minnesota onlineExternal Minnesota facts $990,594 $270,286 $1,260,880
Mississippi onlineExternal Mississippi facts $844,560 $188,342 $1,032,902
Missouri onlineExternal Missouri facts $1,130,644 $386,781 $1,517,425
Montana* onlineExternal Montana facts $842,472 $0 $842,472
Nebraska onlineExternal Nebraska facts $953,037 $96,096 $1,049,133
Nevada onlineExternal Nevada facts $794,315 $132,893 $927,208
New Hampshire onlineExternal New Hampshire facts $834,840 $63,034 $897,874
New Jersey onlineExternal New Jersey facts $969,371 $414,528 $1,383,899
New Mexico* onlineExternal New Mexico facts $947,463 $0 $947,463
New York onlineExternal New York facts $2,286,696 $868,907 $3,155,603
North Carolina onlineExternal North Carolina facts $1,544,007 $546,730 $2,090,737
North Dakota onlineExternal North Dakota facts $878,674 $50,000 $928,674
Ohio onlineExternal Ohio facts $1,080,505 $725,038 $1,805,544
Oklahoma onlineExternal Oklahoma facts $1,024,538 $234,925 $1,259,463
Oregon onlineExternal Oregon facts $974,609 $190,594 $1,165,203
Pennsylvania onlineExternal Pennsylvania facts $1,240,492 $751,669 $1,992,161
Rhode Island onlineExternal Rhode Island facts $1,500,000 $50,837 $1,550,837
South Carolina* onlineExternal South Carolina facts $1,081,215 $0 $1,081,215
South Dakota onlineExternal South Dakota facts $830,166 $50,000 $880,166
Tennessee onlineExternal Tennessee facts $1,073,875 $432,954 $1,506,829
Texas onlineExternal Texas facts $1,644,329 $1,216,377 $2,860,706
Utah onlineExternal Utah facts $1,001,344 $73,071 $1,074,415
Vermont onlineExternal Vermont facts $873,070 $50,000 $923,070
Virginia onlineExternal Virginia facts $908,685 $421,369 $1,330,054
Washington onlineExternal Washington facts $1,081,051 $320,152 $1,401,203
Washington, D.C. onlineExternal Washington, D.C. facts $672,358 $50,000 $722,358
West Virginia onlineExternal West Virginia facts $828,525 $145,390 $973,916
Wisconsin onlineExternal Wisconsin facts $939,115 $315,152 $1,254,267
Wyoming* onlineExternal Wyoming facts $835,431 $0 $835,431
TOTAL $54,442,136 $15,221,569 $69,663,703
*State did not apply for quitline funding

 

FY 2018 Funding by Territory
Territories National Tobacco Control Program Quitline Funding (PPHF) Total Funding
American Samoa $129,803 n/a $129,803
Mariana Islands (CNMI) $139,418 n/a $139,418
Micronesia (FSM) $201,913 n/a $201,913
Guam onlineExternal $199,031 $50,000 $249,031
Republic of Palau $124,995 n/a $124,995
Puerto Rico onlineExternal $601,373 $124,404 $725,777
Marshall Islands (RMI) $96,150 n/a $96,150
Virgin Islands (USVI) onlineExternal $192,300 n/a $192,300
TOTAL $1,684,983 $174,404 $1,859,387

 

FY 2018 Funding by Tribal Grantee
Tribal Grantee FY 2018 PPHF Funding
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium $144,225
Albuquerque Area Indian Health Board, Inc. $144,225
California Rural Indian Health Board $144,225
Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc. $144,225
Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board $144,225
Inter -Tribal Council of Arizona, Inc. $144,225
Navajo Nation $120,225
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board $144,225
Southern Plains (Oklahoma City Area Inter) Tribal Health Board $144,225
Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council $144,225
United Indian Health Services, Inc. $144,225
United South and Eastern Tribes, Inc. $144,225
TOTAL $1,706,700

 

To view and download state tobacco control program fact sheets, see State Fact Sheets.

Reference

  1. Lightwood J, Glantz SA. The effect of the California tobacco control program on smoking prevalence, cigarette consumption, and healthcare costs: 1989–2008. PLoS One 2013;8(2):e47145.