Tag: poland

  • How Many Countries Have Legalized Medical Cannabis?

    How Many Countries Have Legalized Medical Cannabis?

    According to a recent study conducted by researchers from Ukraine and France, and published by the U.S. National Institute of Health, 57 countries have adopted medical cannabis legalization measures. Israel was the first country to adopt a national medical cannabis legalization measure (1999), and Ukraine was the most recent (2024) as of the posting of…

  • Lifetime Cannabis Usage Rates By European Country

    Lifetime Cannabis Usage Rates By European Country

    The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) recently published its ‘2024 European Drug Report’ and the report contained data regarding cannabis usage rates. Every year the EMCDDA compiles reported substance usage data from most European countries and publishes an annual report of their findings. Below are the reported lifetime cannabis use rates…

  • Yearly Cannabis Usage Rates By European Country

    Yearly Cannabis Usage Rates By European Country

    Every year the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) compiles reported substance usage data from most European countries and publishes an annual report of their findings. The EMCDDA recently published its 2024 report and it contained a considerable amount of data on cannabis usage rates. Below are the rates of reported cannabis…

  • Monthly Cannabis Usage Rates By European Country

    Monthly Cannabis Usage Rates By European Country

    The European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction (EMCDDA) compiles reported usage data from most European nations and publishes it in an annual report. The EMCDDA recently published its 2024 report and it contained a heavy focus on cannabis usage. Below are the rates of reported regular cannabis use (within the last month) for…

  • How Big Is Poland’s Medical Cannabis Industry?

    How Big Is Poland’s Medical Cannabis Industry?

    Poland implemented its medical cannabis program in 2017, with legal sales eventually being permitted through the nation’s registered pharmacies. According to initial reporting by Leafly in 2017, “nearly 90% will be authorized to distribute cannabis, and the Polish Pharmaceutical Chamber anticipates that up to 300,000 patients could qualify for medical marijuana treatment.” While the 300,000 high-end estimate…