Table 5 
Number and percentage of people reporting when they believe it is safe to drive after consuming cannabis by gender, age group and cannabis use experience, household population aged 15 years or older, Canada, first quarter 2019 

Number and percentage of people reporting when they believe it is safe to drive after consuming cannabis by gender, age group and cannabis use experience, household population aged 15 years or older, Canada, first quarter 2019
Thousands – People % – People Lower limit (%) – 95% confidence interval4 Upper limit (%) – 95% confidence interval4
Total        
Within 3 hours 1,382.2 5.6 4.7 6.6
After 3 or more hours 12,177.8 49.1 46.9 51.2
Other 11,253.7 45.4 43.2 47.6
Gender        
Female1        
Within 3 hours 557.1 4.6 3.5 6.0
After 3 or more hours 5,779.3 47.4 44.4 50.3
Other 5,868.9 48.1 45.0 51.1
Male        
Within 3 hours 822.4 6.62 5.3 8.2
After 3 or more hours 6,366.6 50.9 47.7 54.0
Other 5,322.9 42.53 39.5 45.7
Age group        
15 to 241        
Within 3 hours 162.4 4.8E 2.6 8.7
After 3 or more hours 1,557.3 46.0 38.8 53.4
Other 1,664.3 49.2 42.0 56.4
25 or older        
Within 3 hours 1,219.8 5.7 4.8 6.8
After 3 or more hours 10,620.5 49.6 47.3 51.8
Other 9,589.3 44.7 42.5 47.0
User status        
Never         
Within 3 hours 472.6 3.83 2.9 5.1
After 3 or more hours 6,566.4 53.22 50.1 56.3
Other 5,303.4 43.03 39.9 46.1
Former        
Within 3 hours 348.0 4.73 3.4 6.4
After 3 or more hours 3,834.4 51.52 47.9 55.1
Other 3,264.7 43.83 40.3 47.4
Current (past 3 months)        
Less than daily or almost daily        
Within 3 hours 237.8 7.3E 3 4.9 10.7
After 3 or more hours 1,367.8 42.02 35.8 48.4
Other 1,653.9 50.7 44.5 57.0
Daily or almost daily1        
Within 3 hours 314.2 18.0E 12.5 25.2
After 3 or more hours 399.5 22.9 16.6 30.7
Other 1,031.0 59.1 50.3 67.3
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use with caution
Note(s):
The "other" category includes: weight, quantity and method of consumption.
Source(s):
National Cannabis Survey (5262).
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