Legalization of Marijuana (February 2019)

Legalization of Marijuana (February 2019)

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categoryTotal
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances20%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only26%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal32%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal22%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances11%27%27%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only21%19%33%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal37%34%27%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal31%20%13%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances3%21%10%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only15%30%20%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal46%28%37%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal36%22%33%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances22%12%35%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only33%33%34%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal32%40%20%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal13%15%12%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances6%19%29%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only15%30%32%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal40%36%25%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal39%15%13%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances5%3%11%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only19%14%13%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal47%47%26%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal30%36%49%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances13%27%39%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only29%33%33%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal39%29%14%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal19%11%13%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances18%27%15%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only24%29%34%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal34%30%30%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal24%15%21%

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categoryMaleFemale
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances23%17%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only23%30%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal30%34%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal24%20%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances21%19%20%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only26%24%33%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal32%34%27%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal21%23%20%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances14%16%21%27%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only30%20%25%34%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal23%34%36%30%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal33%30%18%9%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances7%26%16%14%21%19%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only33%29%23%35%27%19%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal28%27%34%36%31%40%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal32%19%27%14%21%21%

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categoryExtremely importantSomewhat importantNot very importantNot at all important
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances31%14%8%8%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only34%29%18%9%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal23%40%47%33%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal12%16%27%50%

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categoryThe Bible is the word of God, to be taken literallyThe Bible is the word of God, not to be taken literallyThe Bible is a book written by men
Marijuana possession should not be legal under any circumstances34%16%6%
Marijuana possession should be legal for medical purposes only36%32%8%
Possession of small amounts of marijuana for any purpose should be legal18%37%42%
Possession of any amount of marijuana for any purpose should be legal11%15%44%

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