Canadians utilised far more pot in Q1, though legal industry doubled: StatsCan

Canadian cannabis usage improved in the initially quarter of the year compared to the similar period a year earlier following the legalization of recreational cannabis in October, though the quantity of persons getting pot from legal sources far more than doubled, according to Statistics Canada.

About five.three million or 18 per cent of Canadians aged 15 and older reported working with cannabis in the final 3 months, according to StatsCan, which released its quarterly National Cannabis Survey on Thursday, the initially to show Canada-wide outcomes totally in the post-legalization period. That is up from the 14 per cent of the nation who reported working with cannabis just one particular year earlier just before legalization.

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