Are Australian cannabis users more likely to have high levels of psychological distress, compared to those who do not use cannabis?

A larger proportion of Australians (aged 18 years or older) who used cannabis in the past 12 months reported high or very high levels of psychological distress (16% and 12%, respectively) compared to those who did not use cannabis in the past 12 months (8% and 4%, respectively).

Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). 2019 National Drug Strategy Household Survey.