States With the Most Smokers

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20. Virginia
> Pct. adults smokers:
19.5%
> State cigarette tax/pack: $0.30 (2nd lowest)
> Cancer deaths per 100,000: 189.2 (23rd lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100,000: 314.7 (21st lowest)

man with horse and cigarette

19. Wyoming
> Pct. adults smokers:
19.5%
> State cigarette tax/pack: $0.60 (10th lowest)
> Cancer deaths per 100,000: 174.6 (8th lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100,000: 341.0 (22nd highest)

Alaskan Summer

18. Alaska
> Pct. adults smokers:
19.9%
> State cigarette tax/pack: $2.00 (11th highest)
> Cancer deaths per 100,000: 194.1 (19th highest)
> Premature deaths per 100,000: 345.3 (18th highest)

Wilmington skyline by night

17. Delaware
> Pct. adults smokers:
19.9%
> State cigarette tax/pack: $1.60 (22nd highest)
> Cancer deaths per 100,000: 199.1 (15th highest)
> Premature deaths per 100,000: 343.0 (19th highest)

Beartooth Mountains at dawn, Red Lodge, Montana, USA.

16. Montana
> Pct. adults smokers:
19.9%
> State cigarette tax/pack: $1.70 (19th highest)
> Cancer deaths per 100,000: 180.1 (13th lowest)
> Premature deaths per 100,000: 339.1 (24th highest)