Table 2

State policy scores, smoke-free scores and tax in 2014

StateRetail policy activity scoreSmoke-free scoreCig. excise tax ($)
Quadrant I (high tax, high smoke-free)
 Michigan4932.00
 South Dakota6931.53
 Illinois101071.98
 Arizona111022.00
 Delaware111021.60
 Montana111001.70
 Maryland13982.00
 Wisconsin13952.52
 Iowa15951.36
 Maine151072.00
 Hawaii171053.20
 Massachusetts18953.51
 Washington181053.03
 Rhode Island20913.50
 Minnesota22952.83
 New Jersey23912.70
 New York23984.35
 Utah231051.70
 Vermont31952.75
Quadrant II (low tax, high smoke-free)
 Florida3911.34
 Colorado8930.84
 North Dakota81020.44
 Ohio*81001.25
 Oregon141021.31
 Kansas15950.79
 Nebraska18980.64
Quadrant III (low tax, low smoke-free)
 Nevada1800.80
 Missouri2390.17
 Virginia3410.30
 South Carolina6300.57
 Tennessee6830.62
 Idaho7820.57
 Georgia8730.37
 Kentucky890.60
 Wyoming900.60
 Mississippi11320.68
 North Carolina12550.45
 West Virginia12160.55
 Alabama13360.43
 Arkansas14801.15
 Louisiana15820.36
 Oklahoma15771.03
 California23840.87
 Indiana23801.00
Quadrant IV (high tax, low smoke-free)
 New Hampshire7731.78
 New Mexico8861.66
 Texas8231.41
 Pennsylvania*9821.60
 Alaska15502.00
 Connecticut15843.40
  • *Retail policy activity scores for OH and PA are from 2012 (non-reporting in 2014).