Does Legalisation Increase Use

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Some drug advocates try to argue that legalisation of marijuana will not result in an increase in use. Nothing could be further from the truth.

The 2016-2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health State Estimates illustrates findings from this annual survey – conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (Numbers in graphs are percentages.)

The images speak for themselves.


YOUTH USE!

AND EVEN IN PORTUGAL

 

YOUTH USE!

 

Contrast that with Iceland – where drugs are still illegal.