10 countries that some the most ganja...and Jamaica is NOT #1

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ganja-image-5.jpgThe report, prepared by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, summarizes data on various illegal drugs around the globe, including marijuana. Along with drug trafficking updates, the UN also provides a breakdown of annual drug use by country.

According to the UN's latest data, here are the top 10 weed-consuming countries in 2014:

10. Jamaica
Use: 9.86% of the population
Decriminalized

9. Australia
Use: 10.3% of the population
Status: Illegal

8. Spain
Use: 10.6% of the population
Status: Legal for personal use. Illegal to produce, sell or use in public

7. Canada
Use: 12.2% of the population
Status: Illegal for recreational use. Legal for medical use

6. Nigeria
Use: 14.3% of the population
Status: Illegal

5. New Zealand
Use: 14.6% of the population
Status: Illegal

4. Italy
Use: 14.6% of the population
Status: Illegal to produce or sell. Decriminalized for personal possession

3. United States
Use: 14.8% of the population
Status: Legal in 22 states and D.C. for medical use. Legal in Colorado and Washington for recreational use

2. Zambia
Use: 17.7% of the population
Status: Illegal

1. Iceland
Use: 18.3% of the population
Status: Illegal

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