Now that even the TSA is considering letting passengers board planes with marijuana, it seems weed is reaching new highs in American culture.
One report shows 10.8% of Americans now admit to occasionally using marijuana — compared to 10.2% the previous year.
But, does this increase in consumption correlate to the progressive decriminalization of cannabis across some states? Hard to tell. States where medical and/or recreational marijuana are now legal aren’t necessarily the states whose residents smoke the most pot.
Above is a map highlighting the 17 states where marijuana consumption is the highest.