Crowdsourcing the landscape of cannabis (marijuana) of the contiguous United States

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Abstract

Since cannabis (marijuana) has been listed by the U.S. federal government as a Schedule I substance under the Controlled Substances Act of 1970, legalization of cannabis has been a hot topic for decades. In this featured graphic, a total number of 296,192 self-reported cannabis records from the contiguous United States were collected by crowdsourcing. With a national average cannabis price of 284 USD/oz., states with the highest price of cannabis are where cannabis possession/selling is illegal and the sample size is small; states with the lowest price of cannabis where cannabis possession/selling is legal.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1449-1451
Number of pages3
JournalEnvironment and Planning A
Volume48
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Aug 2016
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Cannabis (marijuana)
  • United States
  • crowdsourcing
  • legality
  • price
  • ITC-ISI-JOURNAL-ARTICLE

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