Table 3
Number and percentage of consumers who accessed cannabis from each source, by before or after legalization and province, household population aged 15 or older, Canada (provinces only), 2018 and 2019


Table 3
Number and percentage of consumers who accessed cannabis from each source, by before or after legalization and province, Canada (provinces only), 2018 and 2019
Table summary
This table displays the results of Number and percentage of consumers who accessed cannabis from each source Before legalization, After legalization, '000, % and 95% confidence interval (appearing as column headers).
Before legalization After legalization
'000 % 95% confidence interval '000 % 95% confidence interval
from to from to
Canada (provinces only)
Grown by the user or another person 393.9 8.8 7.3 10.7 506.9 9.9 8.4 11.7
Illegal 2,302.4 51.7Table 3 Note  48.6 54.8 2,048.7 40.1 37.6 42.7
Legal 1,010.1 22.7Table 3 Note  20.3 25.3 2,656.3 52.0 49.4 54.7
Only Legal 474.5 10.7Table 3 Note  9.0 12.6 1,501.1 29.4 27.1 31.9
Friends and family 2,159.1 48.5Table 3 Note  45.3 51.7 1,929.4 37.8 35.3 40.4
Other (unspecified) 165.1 3.7 2.8 4.9 162.7 3.2 2.4 4.1
Province
Newfoundland and Labrador
Grown by the user or another person Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 5.2 5.6Note E: Use with caution Note * 3.3 9.4
Illegal 39.4 53.2Table 3 Note  44.7 61.6 35.8 38.8 32.1 45.9
Legal 16.7 22.5Table 3 Note  16.4 30.1 65.4 70.8Note * 63.7 77.0
Only Legal 9.8 13.3Note E: Use with caution Table 3 Note  8.9 19.4 37.2 40.2Note * 33.5 47.4
Friends and family 35.0 47.3Table 3 Note  38.6 56.1 27.1 29.4Note * 23.3 36.3
Other (unspecified) Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Prince Edward Island
Grown by the user or another person 1.6 8.0Note E: Use with caution 4.4 14.2 2.5 10.2Note E: Use with caution 6.2 16.4
Illegal 9.7 48.7Table 3 Note  39.3 58.1 7.0 29.3Note * 22.7 36.9
Legal 5.5 27.6Table 3 Note  19.7 37.2 17.4 72.2Note * 64.7 78.6
Only Legal 2.9 14.7Note E: Use with caution Table 3 Note  8.8 23.4 10.7 44.4Note * 37.5 51.6
Friends and family 8.5 42.5 33.4 52.2 7.9 32.7 25.8 40.5
Other (unspecified) Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Nova Scotia
Grown by the user or another person 18.7 11.1Note E: Use with caution 6.9 17.4 27.5 13.5 10.3 17.5
Illegal 84.5 50.3Table 3 Note  42.4 58.1 70.1 34.3 28.2 41.1
Legal 35.3 21.0Table 3 Note  15.8 27.4 124.2 60.8Note * 54.4 66.9
Only Legal 16.6 9.9Note E: Use with caution Table 3 Note  6.6 14.6 70.0 34.3 28.4 40.8
Friends and family 77.4 46.0Table 3 Note  38.4 53.9 68.8 33.7 27.6 40.5
Other (unspecified) Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
New Brunswick
Grown by the user or another person 9.7 10.3Note E: Use with caution 6.2 16.7 14.4 11.5Note E: Use with caution 7.8 16.5
Illegal 40.1 42.7 33.9 51.9 40.0 31.7Note * 25.0 39.4
Legal 14.1 15.0Note E: Use with caution Note * Table 3 Note  10.0 22.0 76.2 60.5Note * 53.1 67.5
Only Legal 5.8 6.2Note E: Use with caution Note * Table 3 Note  3.2 11.6 50.5 40.1Note * 33.4 47.2
Friends and family 56.4 60.1Note * Table 3 Note  51.7 68.0 38.1 30.3Note * 24.3 37.0
Other (unspecified) Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Quebec
Grown by the user or another person 77.0 10.9Note E: Use with caution 7.2 16.1 44.7 5.5Note E: Use with caution Note * 2.9 10.0
Illegal 393.7 55.5Table 3 Note  47.3 63.4 327.3 40.1 33.9 46.6
Legal 56.2 7.9Note E: Use with caution Note * Table 3 Note  4.6 13.3 473.3 58.0Note * 51.6 64.1
Only Legal Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 280.5 34.3 28.3 41.0
Friends and family 354.9 50.0Table 3 Note  42.3 57.7 256.3 31.4Note * 26.0 37.4
Other (unspecified) Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Ontario
Grown by the user or another person 173.5 9.6Note E: Use with caution 6.7 13.5 262.3 12.5Note * 9.6 16.3
Illegal 916.9 50.6Table 3 Note  44.8 56.3 791.2 37.9 33.0 43.0
Legal 429.0 23.7Note * Table 3 Note  19.1 28.9 988.1 47.3Note * 42.3 52.3
Only Legal 205.1 11.3Table 3 Note  8.3 15.2 575.9 27.6 23.4 32.2
Friends and family 916.9 50.6Table 3 Note  44.8 56.4 893.8 42.8Note * 38.1 47.6
Other (unspecified) 72.6 4.0Note E: Use with caution 2.4 6.5 74.9 3.6Note E: Use with caution 2.3 5.5
Manitoba
Grown by the user or another person 7.8 4.6Note E: Use with caution Note * 2.5 8.2 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Illegal 76.5 44.8 36.7 53.1 64.1 38.6 32.0 45.6
Legal 59.7 35.0Note * Table 3 Note  27.2 43.6 98.6 59.3Note * 52.4 65.9
Only Legal 23.9 14.0Note E: Use with caution Table 3 Note  9.8 19.7 50.3 30.3 24.5 36.8
Friends and family 85.0 49.7 41.3 58.2 68.6 41.3 34.4 48.5
Other (unspecified) 9.0 5.3Note E: Use with caution 2.9 9.5 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Saskatchewan
Grown by the user or another person 7.7 6.5Note E: Use with caution 3.5 12.0 7.6 5.5Note E: Use with caution Note * 3.0 10.0
Illegal 71.4 60.1Table 3 Note  51.3 68.3 59.6 43.5 37.0 50.1
Legal 23.8 20.1Table 3 Note  14.1 27.8 80.6 58.8 52.1 65.1
Only Legal 10.1 8.5Note E: Use with caution Table 3 Note  4.8 14.5 37.6 27.4 21.7 33.9
Friends and family 48.8 41.0 33.1 49.5 47.6 34.7 28.4 41.7
Other (unspecified) 6.5 5.5 2.9 10.1 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Alberta
Grown by the user or another person 33.1 5.9Note E: Use with caution 3.4 9.9 41.0 6.1Note E: Use with caution Note * 3.9 9.2
Illegal 277.4 49.2Table 3 Note  41.8 56.7 256.7 38.0 32.5 43.8
Legal 202.7 36.0Note * Table 3 Note  29.5 43.0 450.3 66.7Note * 60.8 72.1
Only Legal 102.2 18.1Note * Table 3 Note  13.5 24.0 258.9 38.3Note * 32.4 44.6
Friends and family 256.9 45.6Table 3 Note  38.3 53.0 195.0 28.9Note * 23.7 34.7
Other (unspecified) 29.9 5.3 2.7 10.0 Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
British Columbia
Grown by the user or another person 62.0 8.6Note E: Use with caution 5.7 12.7 96.5 12.5 9.3 16.7
Illegal 392.7 54.5 47.3 61.5 396.9 51.4Note * 45.2 57.6
Legal 167.0 23.2Table 3 Note  17.6 29.9 282.3 36.6Note * 30.9 42.6
Only Legal 83.7 11.6Note E: Use with caution 7.8 17.0 129.6 16.8Note * 12.7 21.9
Friends and family 319.4 44.3 37.1 51.8 326.2 42.3 36.3 48.5
Other (unspecified) Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published Note F: too unreliable to be published Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
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