Tobacco Prevention and Control:
Economic Costs

Smoking-Attributable Mortality and Economic Costs in Minnesota (PDF: 131KB/2 pages)

Health Care Costs of Secondhand Smoke (PDF: 469KB/6 pages)
A Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota report detailing statewide costs of secondhand smoke (2007)

Health Care Costs and Smoking in Minnesota- The Bottom Line (November 2010) (PDF: 440KB/6 pages)
A Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota report showing that each year, smoking is responsible for 5,135 deaths in Minnesota and $2.87 billion in excess medical costs to treat diseases caused by smoking

Updated Monday, 09-Dec-2013 08:40:46 CST