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MARIJUANA / Public opinion / Legalization

  • Attitudes toward legalization of the use of marijuana, United States selected years 1969-2013
    • Table 2.67.2013 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward legalization of the use of marijuana, by demographic characteristics, United States
    • 2009 Table 2.0021.2009 -- PDF -- CSV
    • 2010 Table 2.0021.2010 -- PDF -- CSV
    • 2011 Table 2.0021.2011 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward legalization of the use of marijuana, by age and political party, United States 2012
    • Table 2.0021.2012 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward legalization of the use of marijuana, by demographic characteristics, United States selected years 1976-2002
  • Attitudes toward legalization of marijuana to raise revenue for State governments, by demographic characteristics, United States 2009
    • Table 2.0022.2009 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Attitudes toward treating possession of marijuana as a criminal offense, United States selected years 1977-2005
    • Table 2.0003.2005 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Respondents' attitudes toward making marijuana legally available for doctors to prescribe, United States 2003, 2005, and 2010
    • Table 2.0038.2010 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Respondents' attitudes toward making marijuana legally available for doctors to prescribe, by demographic characteristics, United States
    • 2003 Table 2.69 -- PDF -- CSV
    • 2005 Table 2.69.2005 -- PDF -- CSV
    • 2010 Table 2.69.2010 -- PDF -- CSV
  • High school seniors favoring prohibition of drug use, alcohol use, and cigarette smoking, by type of drug and place of use, United States 1975-2003
  • High school seniors' attitudes toward the legalization of marijuana use, United States 1975-2003
  • High school seniors' attitudes toward legalization of the sale of marijuana if the use of marijuana were legal, United States 1975-2003
  • College freshmen reporting that marijuana should be legalized, by sex, United States 1969-2006
    • Table 2.90.2006 -- PDF -- CSV

College freshmen

  • College freshmen reporting that marijuana should be legalized, by sex, United States 1969-2006
    • Table 2.90.2006 -- PDF -- CSV

High school seniors

  • High school seniors' attitudes toward the legalization of marijuana use, United States 1975-2003
  • High school seniors' attitudes toward legalization of the sale of marijuana if the use of marijuana were legal, United States 1975-2003

Medical use

  • Respondents' attitudes toward making marijuana legally available for doctors to prescribe, United States 2003, 2005, and 2010
    • Table 2.0038.2010 -- PDF -- CSV
  • Respondents' attitudes toward making marijuana legally available for doctors to prescribe, by demographic characteristics, United States
    • 2003 Table 2.69 -- PDF -- CSV
    • 2005 Table 2.69.2005 -- PDF -- CSV
    • 2010 Table 2.69.2010 -- PDF -- CSV

Possession

  • Attitudes toward treating possession of marijuana as a criminal offense, United States selected years 1977-2005
    • Table 2.0003.2005 -- PDF -- CSV

To raise revenue for States

  • Attitudes toward legalization of marijuana to raise revenue for State governments, by demographic characteristics, United States 2009
    • Table 2.0022.2009 -- PDF -- CSV