Canada Quebec pot the cheapest in the country: Statistics Canada

01:41  11 march  2018
01:41  11 march  2018 Source:   Global News

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Cannabis is cheapest in Quebec and most expensive in Northwest Territories. A crowdsourcing initiative by Statistics Canada to determine how much people pay for pot has drawn more than 15,000 participants. Get an insider's view from the country 's most influential figures.

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Quebec's pot is the cheapest in the country, that's according to the results of a Statistics Canada online survey.

Quebec's price was $5.89 per gram, almost a full dollar less than the national average of $6.83 per gram.

In contrast, the steepest price was reported in the Northwest Territories with an average of $9.35 per gram.

Numbers are based on information submitted by Canadians between Jan. 25 and Feb. 28, 2018, to the StatsCannabis crowdsourcing application.


Canadians pay $6.83 on average for a gram of marijuana: Statistics Canada

Prices submitted ranged from $2 per gram to $20 per gram.

Statistics Canada's results are based on 17,139 responses that were provided as of Wednesday, Feb.28, 2018.

The majority of respondents bought high quality pot and use it daily for recreational purposes.

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