Do Australians support or oppose a clinical trial of cannabis use to treat medical conditions?

Two thirds (66%) of the Australian population support a clinical trial of cannabis use to treat medical conditions, 8% of Australians oppose a trial, 14% neither support nor oppose a trial, and 12% don’t know enough to say.

Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). 2013 National Drug Strategy Household Survey (NCETA secondary analysis, 2015).

Please note: Data presented here differ slightly from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) National Drug Strategy Household Survey report due to different analysis methodologies. The AIHW analysis excluded the “don’t know enough to say” category, thus changing the proportions in the remaining response categories.