U.S. adult perception of monthly marijuana use risk from 2016-2017, by state

Percentage of U.S. adults that perceived smoking cannabis once per month as a great risk from 2016 to 2017, by state

U.S. adult perception of monthly marijuana use risk from 2016-2017, by state This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults aged 18 and older that perceived "great risk" from smoking marijuana once per month as of 2016-2017, by state. According to the data, the District of Columbia had one of the lowest percentage of adults that perceived great risk from monthly marijuana use, at 16.66 percent. In comparison, Mississippi had one of the highest rates of adults that perceived great risk, with over 35 percent of adults stating that monthly marijuana smoking is risky.
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Percentage of U.S. adults that perceived smoking cannabis once per month as a great risk from 2016 to 2017, by state

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Percentage of adults
Mississippi 35.36%
Texas 35.21%
New Jersey 32.32%
Georgia 32.15%
Florida 31.2%
Alabama 30.46%
North Carolina 30.24%
Hawaii 30.04%
South Carolina 29.89%
Arkansas 29.76%
Louisiana 29.22%
Tennessee 28.52%
Oklahoma 28.4%
California 28.32%
Arizona 28.05%
Kentucky 27.77%
Utah 27.27%
New York 27.24%
U.S. total27.03%
South Dakota 26.35%
Idaho 26.3%
New Mexico 26.28%
Virginia 26.01%
West Virginia 25.78%
Indiana 25.41%
Illinois 25.29%
Maryland 24.99%
Wyoming24.99%
Ohio 24.58%
Missouri 24.49%
Delaware 24.38%
Kansas 24.28%
Pennsylvania 23.99%
Nebraska 23.99%
Nevada 23.8%
Iowa 23.22%
Wisconsin 23.19%
North Dakota 22.75%
Connecticut 21.96%
Michigan 21.72%
Rhode Island 20.9%
Montana 20.24%
Massachusetts 19.54%
Minnesota 18.99%
Washington 18.78%
New Hampshire 18.63%
Maine 17.96%
Alaska 17.38%
Oregon 17.01%
District of Columbia 16.66%
Colorado 16.56%
Vermont 15.32%
Percentage of adults
Mississippi 35.36%
Texas 35.21%
New Jersey 32.32%
Georgia 32.15%
Florida 31.2%
Alabama 30.46%
North Carolina 30.24%
Hawaii 30.04%
South Carolina 29.89%
Arkansas 29.76%
Louisiana 29.22%
Tennessee 28.52%
Oklahoma 28.4%
California 28.32%
Arizona 28.05%
Kentucky 27.77%
Utah 27.27%
New York 27.24%
U.S. total27.03%
South Dakota 26.35%
Idaho 26.3%
New Mexico 26.28%
Virginia 26.01%
West Virginia 25.78%
Indiana 25.41%
Illinois 25.29%
Maryland 24.99%
Wyoming24.99%
Ohio 24.58%
Missouri 24.49%
Delaware 24.38%
Kansas 24.28%
Pennsylvania 23.99%
Nebraska 23.99%
Nevada 23.8%
Iowa 23.22%
Wisconsin 23.19%
North Dakota 22.75%
Connecticut 21.96%
Michigan 21.72%
Rhode Island 20.9%
Montana 20.24%
Massachusetts 19.54%
Minnesota 18.99%
Washington 18.78%
New Hampshire 18.63%
Maine 17.96%
Alaska 17.38%
Oregon 17.01%
District of Columbia 16.66%
Colorado 16.56%
Vermont 15.32%
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This statistic depicts the percentage of U.S. adults aged 18 and older that perceived "great risk" from smoking marijuana once per month as of 2016-2017, by state. According to the data, the District of Columbia had one of the lowest percentage of adults that perceived great risk from monthly marijuana use, at 16.66 percent. In comparison, Mississippi had one of the highest rates of adults that perceived great risk, with over 35 percent of adults stating that monthly marijuana smoking is risky.
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