Special Report

Potential Marijuana Tax Revenue in Every State

Honolulu County, Hawaii
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11. Hawaii
> Potential pot tax revenue: $39 million
> Total state tax revenue: $6.03 billion (14th lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 7.9% of adults (21st highest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Medium

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12. Idaho
> Potential pot tax revenue: $46 million
> Total state tax revenue: $3.67 billion (9th lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 6.3% of adults (14th lowest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Low

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13. Illinois
> Potential pot tax revenue: $354 million
> Total state tax revenue: $39.18 billion (4th highest)
> Marijuana use rate: 7.7% of adults (23rd highest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: High

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14. Indiana
> Potential pot tax revenue: $182 million
> Total state tax revenue: $16.85 billion (17th highest)
> Marijuana use rate: 7.6% of adults (24th highest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Low

Des Moines, Iowa
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15. Iowa
> Potential pot tax revenue: $86 million
> Total state tax revenue: $8.27 billion (20th lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 5.0% of adults (2nd lowest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Medium