Number of Americans who used marijuana in their lifetime 2009-2018

This statistic shows the number of people in the U.S. who have used marijuana in their lifetime from 2009 to 2018. It was found that in 2018 almost 124 million people had used marijuana in their lifetime, a substantial increase from 104 million in 2009.

Number of people in the U.S. who used marijuana in their lifetime from 2009 to 2018

Number of people in thousands
2009104,950
2010106,613
2011107,842
2012111,239
2013114,712
2014117,213
2015117,865
2016118,524
2017122,943
2018123,935
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Sources

Release date

August 2019

Region

United States

Survey time period

2009 to 2018

Number of respondents

base: around 70,000

Age group

12 years and older

Method of interview

Questionnaire

Supplementary notes

Figures from 2014 to 2016 were taken from the previous year's report.
Figures from 2009 to 2013 were taken from the 2015 National Drug Threat Assessment Summary.

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