National Polls

Gallup 2017 Poll

64 percent of US adults, including majorities of Democrats, Independents, and Republicans, believe that the adult use of marijuana should be legal.

Quinnipiac University Summer 2017 Poll

Sixty-one percent of voters "think that the use of marijuana should be made legal in the United States," and 94 percent support "allowing adults to legally use marijuana for medical purposes." Seventy-five percent of voters "oppose the government enforcing federal laws against marijuana in states that have already legalized medical or recreational marijuana."

Harvard-Harris Poll 2017

Fifty-seven percent of registered voters believe that "legalizing marijuana makes societies better."

Survey USA 2017 Poll

By a margin of six to one, Americans say that individual states should be able to make their own laws governing the use and sale of marijuana free from federal interference.

Quinnipiac University 2017 National Poll

60 percent of US voters believe that “the use of marijuana should be made legal.” Ninety-four percent of respondents endorsed legalizing marijuana for medical purposes, and 73 percent oppose federal interference in states that have legalized it.

CBS News 2017 National Poll

Sixty-one percent of US adults say “the use of marijuana should be legal,” and 71 percent oppose federal action in states that have legalized it.

General Social Survey

Fifty-seven percent of adults “think the use of marijuana should be legal”

Latino Decisions Poll

The majority of Latino voters favor marijuana legalization measures in Arizona, California, Florida, and Nevada.

Gallup: Record High Percentage Of Americans Back Legalizing Marijuana

Sixty percent of Americans believe that "the use of marijuana should be legal," (2016)

Pew Research Poll

The share of Americans who favor legalizing the use of marijuana continues to increase. Today, 57% of U.S. adults say the use of marijuana should be made legal, while 37% say it should be illegal. A decade ago, opinion on legalizing marijuana was nearly the reverse – just 32% favored legalization, while 60% were opposed.

Barna Research Group Poll

Fifty-six percent of respondents favor the legalization of marijuana and/or other illicit substances.

IAVA (Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America) Member Survey

Seventy-five percent of IAVA members polled believe that VA should allow medical cannabis as a treatment option to eligible military veterans.

CBS News Poll

Fifty-six percent of Americans say that "marijuana use should be legal." The percentage is the highest ever reported by the news media agency.

Associated Press

Sixty-one percent of adults believe "[T]he use of marijuana should be made legal."

YouGov Poll

Fifty-two percent of respondents said, "[T]he use of marijuana should be legalized."