American Values Survey: 63% of U.S. Adults Support Legalizing Cannabis

American Values63% of Americans aged 18 and older are in support of legalizing cannabis for all uses. This is according to latest American Values Survey conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute.

According to the poll, just 36% of those in the United States who are 18 and older oppose legalizing cannabis. Only 1% remain undecided.

The 63% in support of legalization marks a massive 30% increase from just two years ago in 2014, and marks the highest level of support ever recorded by the Institute.

The results are similar to a Gallup poll released last month which found 60% of those in the U.S. to be in support of legalizing cannabis.

The American Values Survey has a margin or error of +/- 2.8 percentage points.

About Anthony Martinelli

Anthony, co-founder and Editor-in-Chief of TheJointBlog, has worked closely with numerous elected officials who support cannabis law reform, including as the former Campaign Manager for Washington State Representative Dave Upthegrove. He has also been published by multiple media outlets, including the Seattle Times. He can be reached at

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