Data On Usage
Rocky Mountain High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (RMHIDTA) Report
RMHIDTA releases an annual report which tracks the impact of marijuana legalization in the state of Colorado. The October 2017 RMHIDTA Report shows that Colorado is No. 1 in the nation for past 30-day marijuana usage by both youth and adults and No. 2 for college-aged adults. To view the report, click HERE.
The Healthy Kids Survey Colorado
The Healthy Kids Survey is the largest most comprehensive effort in the nation to assess students at the local level on a regular basis (every other year) to provide key data on topics including student health and well-being.
Public high school students in Colorado who take the Healthy Kids Colorado Survey (HKCS) do so on an anonymous basis. The 2017 Executive Summary may be viewed HERE. HKCS 2013 data for Region 20 (Denver Public Schools) may be viewed HERE. Note that data relating to tobacco, alcohol, marijuana and drug use is contained in Tables 33 through 105.
For an infographic relating to statewide marijuana use for 2017 click HERE.
For an infographic relating to statewide tobacco/e-cigarettes for 2017, click HERE.
For a one page synopsis of all results for Region 20 from 2015, click HERE.