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Crime > Drugs > Lifetime cannabis use: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Adult lifetime cannabis use.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United States 51.6% 2010
2 Canada 44.5% 2005
3 New Zealand 41.9% 2004
4 Denmark 36.5% 2005
5 Australia 33.5% 2007
6 France 30.6% 2005
=7 Wales 29.8% 2005
=7 England 29.8% 2005
9 United Kingdom 29.6% 2004
10 Italy 29.3% 2005
11 Spain 28.6% 2005
12 Chile 26% 2009
13 Germany 24.5% 2003
14 Netherlands 22.6% 2005
15 Ghana 21.5% 2007
16 Czech Republic 20.6% 2004
17 Scotland 20.5% 2004
18 Austria 20.1% 2004
19 Ireland 17.4% 2002
20 Northern Ireland 16.8% 2002
21 Norway 16.2% 2004
22 Slovakia 15.6% 2004
=23 Finland 12.9% 2004
=23 Luxembourg 12.9% 1998
25 Sweden 12% 2006
26 Israel 11.5% 2002
27 Colombia 10.8% 2003
28 Latvia 10.6% 2003
29 Belgium 10.4% 2004
30 Peru 10.3% 2003
31 Hungary 9.8% 2003
32 Greece 8.9% 2004
33 South Africa 8.4% 2003
=34 Nepal 7.8% 2001
=34 Mexico 7.8% 2001
36 Poland 7.7% 2002
=37 Lithuania 7.6% 2004
=37 Portugal 7.6% 2001
39 Romania 7.4% 2008
40 Cyprus 6.6% 2006
41 Lebanon 4.6% 2002
42 Bulgaria 4.4% 2005
43 Malta 3.5% 2001
44 Nigeria 2.7% 2002
45 Japan 1.5% 2002
46 China 0.3% 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Drugs > Lifetime cannabis use. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Mostly Table GPS-8 Part (i) ''Lifetime prevalence of drug use among all adults (aged 15 to 64 years old) in nationwide surveys among the general population'' EMCDDA (European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction) unless otherwise referred on Wikipedia: Adult lifetime cannabis use by country. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Drugs/Lifetime-cannabis-use

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