Status: Little or no detectable change
Most Recent Data:
1.8 percent (2019)
1.6 percent of persons aged 12 years and over had a marijuana use disorder (defined as meeting DSM-IV criteria) in the past 12 months in 2018
Reduce the proportion of persons with marijuana use disorder in the past year
Heavy marijuana use is associated with negative educational, financial, and mental health outcomes. There are several promising behavioral therapies for treating marijuana use disorder.
Topics: Addiction, Drug and Alcohol Use
Workgroup: Substance Use Workgroup