Special Report

Potential Marijuana Tax Revenue in Every State

Oklahoma City Sunrise
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36. Oklahoma
> Potential pot tax revenue: $108 million
> Total state tax revenue: $9.10 billion (23rd lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 6.3% of adults (12th lowest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Low

Sunrise Over Crown Point at Columbia River Gorge, Oregon
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37. Oregon
> Potential pot tax revenue: $111 million
> Total state tax revenue: $9.68 billion (25th lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 12.6% of adults (6th highest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: N/A

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38. Pennsylvania
> Potential pot tax revenue: $352 million
> Total state tax revenue: $34.19 billion (6th highest)
> Marijuana use rate: 7.3% of adults (24th lowest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Medium

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39. Rhode Island
> Potential pot tax revenue: $29 million
> Total state tax revenue: $2.97 billion (6th lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 12.9% of adults (4th highest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: High

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40. South Carolina
> Potential pot tax revenue: $135 million
> Total state tax revenue: $8.93 billion (21st lowest)
> Marijuana use rate: 6.6% of adults (18th lowest)
> Likelihood of legalizing: Medium