Table 2 
Number and percentage of Canadians reporting never, former and current cannabis use by age and gender, household population aged 15 or older, Canada, fourth quarter 2018 

Number and percentage of Canadians reporting never, former and current cannabis use by age and gender, household population aged 15 or older, Canada, fourth quarter 2018
Thousands – People% – PeopleLower limit (%) – 95% confidence interval4 Upper limit (%) – 95% confidence interval4
Total        
Never  16,594.2 54.6 52.8 56.4
Former – one time  2,590.0 8.5 7.6 9.6
Former – more than one time  6,575.1 21.6 20.3 23.1
Current  4,629.7 15.2 13.9 16.7
Females1        
Never  8,926.2 58.1 55.8 60.5
Former – one time  1,437.1 9.4 8.0 10.9
Former – more than one time  3,268.4 21.3 19.4 23.3
Current  1,720.9 11.2 9.6 13.0
Males        
Never  7,651.8 51.33 48.6 54.0
Former – one time  1,126.5 7.6 6.3 9.1
Former – more than one time  3,271.2 21.9 19.9 24.2
Current  2,865.1 19.22 17.1 21.5
15 to 241        
Never  2,271.2 57.1 50.1 63.8
Former – one time  274.7 6.9E 4.1 11.3
Former – more than one time  356.9 9.0E 6.0 13.3
Current  1,075.8 27.0 21.3 33.6
25 or older        
Never  14,323.0 54.2 52.4 56.0
Former – one time  2,315.3 8.8 7.8 9.9
Former – more than one time  6,218.1 23.52 22.0 25.1
Current  3,553.9 13.53 12.2 14.8
E
use with caution
Note(s):
The five current use estimates differ (slightly) from corresponding estimates of current use presented in Table 1 because respondents were required to provide non-missing, valid responses to both the cannabis use in the past three months and lifetime use questions.
Source(s):
National Cannabis Survey (5262).
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