Cannabis in the Federated States of Micronesia

Cannabis in Micronesia is illegal. It is widely believed that cannabis was introduced to the nation in the 1960s by American Peace Corps volunteers.[1] Cannabis is the second most popular drug in Micronesia, after alcohol.[2]


  1. ^ FSM State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup (2007). Federated States of Micronesia: substance abuse epidemiological profile, March 2007. p. 34.
  2. ^ National Institute on Drug Abuse. Community Epidemiology Work Group (2000). Epidemiologic Trends in Drug Abuse: Proceedings. Division of Epidemiology and Statistical Analysis, National Institute on Drug Abuse, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health Administration.