Marijuana usage among U.S. students 2017, by ethnicity

Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who were using marijuana at least one time during the previous 30 days in 2017, by location and ethnicity

Marijuana usage among U.S. students 2017, by ethnicity This graph shows the share of students in grades 9-12 who reported that they were using marijuana at least one time during the previous 30 days before the survey in 2017. In 2017, about 7.3 percent of the Asian students stated that they smoked marijuana anywhere including on school property.
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Percentage of students in grades 9–12 who were using marijuana at least one time during the previous 30 days in 2017, by location and ethnicity

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Percentage of students
White17.7%
Black25.3%
Hispanic*23.4%
Asian7.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native29.7%
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian16.1%
Two or more races20.3%
Total19.8%
Percentage of students
White17.7%
Black25.3%
Hispanic*23.4%
Asian7.3%
American Indian/Alaska Native29.7%
Pacific Islander/Native Hawaiian16.1%
Two or more races20.3%
Total19.8%
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This graph shows the share of students in grades 9-12 who reported that they were using marijuana at least one time during the previous 30 days before the survey in 2017. In 2017, about 7.3 percent of the Asian students stated that they smoked marijuana anywhere including on school property.
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