State of Tobacco Report

Reports from the American Lung Association


Each year the American Lung Association releases its annual State of Tobacco Control Report, which grades each state on four key tobacco control areas: Tobacco Prevention and Control Spending, Smokefree Air, Cigarette Tax, and Youth Access. Below are the grades for California:
  • Cigarette Tax: D
  • Smokefree Air: A
  • Tobacco Prevention and Control Spending: F
  • Youth Access: F

Read the Report


View the section of the report on California which contains further details about each of the grades. Read the full national report and learn what grades other states received.
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