What's Healthier, Cannabis Or Alcohol? Here's How The Majority Of Americans (71%) Responded

A new national survey from market research company SSRS has confirmed what many already know – American support for marijuana legalization is growing as we speak.

A plethora of polls demonstrates growing support for across the U.S. with some looking at additional notable information, such as comparing the preference for weed to alcohol.

SSRS shows that as many as 71% of those who have tried say alcohol is more harmful compared to 35% who never tried weed.

SSRS Survey Key Takeaways 

Legalization 

  • 69% of Americans support legalizing marijuana for recreational use, while 30% oppose it; 84% of those who have tried cannabis and some 43% who never tried it support adult-use cannabis legalization;
  • Politically: 78% of Democrats and 74% of independents are more likely to support legalization, compared to 54% of Republicans; 
  • 92% of Americans support medical marijuana legalization; 

Alcohol versus Cannabis 

  • In total 58% of Americans believe alcohol is more harmful to a person’s health than marijuana, some 4% …

Full story available on Benzinga.com

More What's Healthier, Cannabis Or Alcohol? Here's How The Majority Of Americans (71%) Responded