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Document and Entity Information
Feb. 18, 2020
Cover [Abstract]  
Entity Registrant Name VECTOR GROUP LTD
Entity Incorporation State Country Code DE
Amendment Flag false
Entity Central Index Key 0000059440
Document Type 8-K
Document Period End Date Feb. 18, 2020
Entity File Number 1-5759
Entity Tax Identification Number 65-0949535
Entity Address, Address Line One 4400 Biscayne Boulevard
Entity Address, City or Town Miami
Entity Address, State or Province FL
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 33137
City Area Code (305)
Local Phone Number 579-8000
Written Communications false
Soliciting Material false
Pre Commencement Tender Offer false
Pre Commencement Issuer Tender Offer false
Security 12b Title Common stock, par value $0.10 per share
Trading Symbol VGR
Security Exchange Name NYSE
Entity Emerging Growth Company false