Canucks Like Cannabis: Report

Published: Wednesday, 07/11/2007 12:00 am EDT

A UN Report released Monday shows that Canada leads the industrialized world in cannabis consumption. The 2007 World Drug Report, issued by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime, says last year 16.8 per cent of Canadians aged 15-64 smoked marijuana or other cannabis products, compared to the world average of 3.8 per cent. The top five countries for marijuana use are Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, Zambia, Ghana and Canada.

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