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Table 1 Demographic and cannabis use characteristics of study participants (n = 110)

From: Identifying archetypal cannabis consumers to inform drug policy design: a Q-sort assessment of young adults’ attitudes in Mexico City’s metropolitan area

Age (in years)
 Average 20
 Standard deviation 1.2
Gender
 Male 76 (69%)
 Female 34 (31%)
Age at first use
 Average 15
 Median 15
 Standard deviation 1.9
Main motivation for first use (as % of total respondents)
 Curiosity 50.9
 Friends 34.5
 Others 14.6
Considering reducing consumption (as % of total respondents) 66
Main motivation for cannabis use
 Recreational 44
 Medical 13
 Addicted 48%
 Sporadic user 3%
  1. Source: Own calculations from participants’ self-reported data