How do Australians use cannabis?

Most Australians who used cannabis in the past 12 months smoked it as a joint (83%) or in a bong or pipe (73%). Many (57%) mixed it with tobacco.

Among Australians who used cannabis in the past 12 months, 83% smoked it as a joint, 73% smoked it in a bong or pipe, 57% mixed it with tobacco, 47% ate it (e.g., hash cookies), and 8% used it by other methods.

Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW). 2016 National Drug Strategy Household Survey (NCETA secondary analysis, 2019).

Please note: Percentages do not tally to 100% as respondents could select more than one response.