The use of illicit drugs in the recent times have increased manifold in the United States of America. There are over 9% adults who have accepted to using these on a regular basis or have even accepted of misusing psychotherapeutic medication.
This also goes to show that 68% of these illicit drug users are among those 21.5Million Americans who are currently employed. It has also been reported that over 4% of the adult population in America drive under the influence of some kind of an illicit drug.
One of the most commonly used drugs is marijuana which almost 19 million people use on a semi regular basis.