Percentage of Canadians who used select illicit drugs in the past year as of 2017
Illicit drug use in the past year among Canadians as of 2017
This statistic shows the percentage of Canadians who used select illicit drugs in the past year as of 2017. As of that time, around 2.5 percent of Canadians had used cocaine or crack in the past year.
Percentage of Canadians who used select illicit drugs in the past year as of 2017
Percentage of Canadians
Cannabis14.8%
Cocaine/crack2.5%
Hallucinogens1.5%
Hallucinogens (including salvia)1.5%
Ecstasy0.9%
Any drug15.7%
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Source

Release date

November 2018

Region

Canada

Survey time period

February to December 2017

Number of respondents

16,349 respondents

Age group

15 years and older

Method of interview

Telephone interview

Illicit drug use in the past year among Canadians as of 2017
This statistic shows the percentage of Canadians who used select illicit drugs in the past year as of 2017. As of that time, around 2.5 percent of Canadians had used cocaine or crack in the past year.
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