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Tobacco Use Statistics for Volusia County

Florida Department of Health in Volusia County Tobacco Prevention

1 out of 3 cancer deaths is from smoking

Tobacco-related deaths in Volusia County vary by geography and race. For example:

  • Tobacco-related death rates among white residents were higher than all groups.

  • Black residents demonstrated the steepest decline in tobacco-related deaths from 2012 through 2016.

  • Tobacco-related deaths among Hispanic residents have increased significantly.

The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) compiles health statistics to help the community to understand its health status and to facilitate healthy lifestyle choices. Recent statistical reports include: