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Crime > Drugs > Annual cannabis use: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Estimate of percentage of 15-64 year old population who use Cannabis.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Papua New Guinea 29.5% 1995
2 Palau 24.2% 2007
3 Northern Mariana Islands 22.2% 2007
4 Ghana 21.5% 1998
5 Guam 18.4% 2007
6 Sierra Leone 16.1% 1996
7 Czech Republic 15.2% 2008
=8 Andorra 14.6% 2008
=8 Italy 14.6% 2008
=8 New Zealand 14.6% 2008
11 Nigeria 14.3% 2008
12 United States 13.7% 2009
13 Canada 12.6% 2009
14 Saint Kitts and Nevis 11.7% 2006
=15 Dominica 10.8% 2006
=15 Grenada 10.8% 2005
=17 Australia 10.6% 2007
=17 Spain 10.6% 2010
=17 Antigua and Barbuda 10.6% 2005
20 Jamaica 9.9% 2006
21 Zambia 9.5% 2004
22 Isle of Man 9.4% 2007
23 Madagascar 9.1% 2004
24 Saint Lucia 9% 2006
=25 Monaco 8.9% 2007
=25 Israel 8.9% 2008
=27 France 8.6% 2005
=27 Liechtenstein 8.6% 2005
29 Belize 8.5% 2005
30 Scotland 8.4% 2009
31 Barbados 8.3% 2006
32 Cape Verde 8.1% 2004
33 Mali 7.8% 1995
=34 Luxembourg 7.6% 2003
=34 Greenland 7.6% 2003
36 Argentina 7.2% 2006
37 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 7.1% 2006
38 American Samoa 7% 2007
=39 Slovakia 6.9% 2006
=39 Zimbabwe 6.9% 2000
41 Kyrgyzstan 6.4% 2001
42 Ireland 6.3% 2007
43 Egypt 6.2% 2006
=44 Estonia 6% 2008
=44 Uruguay 6% 2006
46 Algeria 5.7% 2006
47 Lithuania 5.6% 2008
=48 Denmark 5.5% 2008
=48 The Bahamas 5.5% 2008
=48 Marshall Islands 5.5% 2007
=51 Netherlands 5.4% 2005
=51 Turks and Caicos Islands 5.4% 2002
=51 United Arab Emirates 5.4% 2006
=54 Gibraltar 5.2% 2008
=54 Croatia 5.2% 2007
=56 Fiji 5.1% 2004
=56 Belgium 5.1% 2008
=58 Latvia 4.9% 2007
=58 Puerto Rico 4.9% 2005
=60 Guatemala 4.8% 2005
=60 Germany 4.8% 2009
62 Trinidad and Tobago 4.7% 2006
=63 Norway 4.6% 2004
=63 Chile 4.6% 2010
65 Malta 4.5% 2007
66 Cyprus 4.4% 2009
=67 Afghanistan 4.3% 2010
=67 Suriname 4.3% 2007
=67 Bolivia 4.3% 2007
=67 South Africa 4.3% 2008
=71 Morocco 4.2% 2004
=71 Uzbekistan 4.2% 2003
=71 Iran 4.2% 1999
=71 Kazakhstan 4.2% 2003
=75 Serbia 4.1% 2006
=75 Slovenia 4.1% 2007
=77 Mauritius 3.9% 2004
=77 Pakistan 3.9% 2000
=77 Namibia 3.9% 2000
80 Panama 3.6% 2003
=81 Cambodia 3.5% 2003
=81 Azerbaijan 3.5% 2004
=81 Armenia 3.5% 2003
=81 Russia 3.5% 2007
=81 Austria 3.5% 2008
=86 Tajikistan 3.4% 1998
=86 Switzerland 3.4% 2008
=86 Iceland 3.4% 2007
=89 Bangladesh 3.3% 2004
=89 Portugal 3.3% 2007
=91 Nepal 3.2% 1998
=91 India 3.2% 2000
=93 Finland 3.1% 2008
=93 Kuwait 3.1% 2005
=95 Burkina Faso 2.9% 2006
=95 Comoros 2.9% 2002
=97 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2.8% 2008
=97 Senegal 2.8% 1999
=99 Georgia 2.7% 2009
=99 Poland 2.7% 2006
=101 Ethiopia 2.6% 1999
=101 Brazil 2.6% 2005
=101 Guyana 2.6% 2002
=104 Somalia 2.5% 2002
=104 Ukraine 2.5% 2007
=104 Bulgaria 2.5% 2008
=107 Colombia 2.3% 2008
=107 Hungary 2.3% 2007
109 Faroe Islands 2.2% 2007
=110 Jordan 2.1% 2001
=110 Kenya 2.1% 2007
=110 Angola 2.1% 1999
113 Syria 2% 2002
=114 Turkey 1.9% 2003
=114 Lebanon 1.9% 2009
=114 New Caledonia 1.9% 2014
117 Albania 1.8% 2006
118 Greece 1.7% 2004
=119 Malaysia 1.6% 2003
=119 Paraguay 1.6% 2005
121 Sri Lanka 1.5% 2000
=122 Uganda 1.4% 2014
=122 Haiti 1.4% 2005
=124 Thailand 1.2% 2007
=124 Mexico 1.2% 2011
=124 Sweden 1.2% 2008
=127 Belarus 1.1% 2007
=127 Nicaragua 1.1% 2006
=129 Costa Rica 1% 2006
=129 Togo 1% 2009
=131 Moldova 0.9% 2008
=131 Venezuela 0.9% 2005
=131 Laos 0.9% 2008
=131 Chad 0.9% 1995
=131 Burma 0.9% 2005
=136 Philippines 0.8% 2008
=136 Honduras 0.8% 2005
=138 Ecuador 0.7% 2007
=138 Macau 0.7% 2003
=138 Peru 0.7% 2006
141 Republic of Macedonia 0.6% 2008
142 Maldives 0.5% 1994
=143 Bahrain 0.4% 2014
=143 Indonesia 0.4% 2008
=143 El Salvador 0.4% 2005
=143 Hong Kong 0.4% 2008
=143 Romania 0.4% 2007
=148 South Korea 0.3% 2004
=148 Dominican Republic 0.3% 2008
=148 Taiwan 0.3% 2005
=148 Saudi Arabia 0.3% 2006
=148 Vietnam 0.3% 2002
=153 Tanzania 0.2% 1999
=153 Montenegro 0.2% 2008
=155 Vanuatu 0.1% 1997
=155 Qatar 0.1% 1996
=155 Oman 0.1% 1999
=155 Japan 0.1% 2002
159 Libya 0.05% 1998
160 Brunei 0.02% 1996
161 Singapore 0.004% 2004

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Drugs > Annual cannabis use. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/WDR2011/World_Drug_Report_2011_ebook.pdf, World Drug Report 2011, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), 2011, p. 217. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Drugs/Annual-cannabis-use

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