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Percentage of cannabis users reporting that they began using cannabis in the past three months by quarter, household population aged 15 years or older, Canada, first quarter 2018 to first quarter 2019

% 0 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 I II 2018 III IV I 2019
Note(s):
The statistically significant (p < 0.05) linear trend showing an increase in the percentage of cannabis users who reported starting using in the past three months was assessed using a logistic regression—containing the percentage of new users by each National Cannabis Survey quarter.
Source(s):
National Cannabis Survey (5262).

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This is a combined line chart.

Percentage of cannabis users reporting that they began using cannabis in the past three months by quarter, household population aged 15 years or older, Canada, first quarter 2018 to first quarter 2019
  %
First quarter 2018 7.8
Second quarter 2018 4.7
Third quarter 2018 6.0
Fourth quarter 2018 13.9
First quarter 2019 12.2
Note(s):
The statistically significant (p < 0.05) linear trend showing an increase in the percentage of cannabis users who reported starting using in the past three months was assessed using a logistic regression—containing the percentage of new users by each National Cannabis Survey quarter.
Source(s):
National Cannabis Survey (5262).
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