Study Shows 15% Of Remote Workers Used Cannabis On the Job

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A recently released study of work habits during the COIVID-19 pandemic has revealed that 15% of remote employees have worked while high during the outbreak. The survey of remote employees, which was conducted by online cannabis resource AmericanMarijuana.org, found that employees who worked from home while under the influence of cannabis often reported reduced stress and increases in productivity and creativity. To conduct the study, researchers interviewed 1,001 remote employees about their work habits and views on substance use in the virtual workplace. Among the survey’s respondents, 45.1% were women, 54.5% were men, and 0.4% were nonbinary, while the average age of those in the survey group was 37.8 years. Working While High Most Popular Among Young Employees After analyzing the data from the survey, researchers determined that 15% of remote employees surveyed said that they had worked under the influence of cannabis during the pandemic. Aditya Sachdeva, project manager for AmericanMarijuana.org, said the data revealed several noticeable demographic trends regarding employee cannabis use. “Based on our statistics, we can clearly observe that younger white-collar employees, especially those in their 20s, work from home while high the most,” Sachdeva wrote in an email to Cannabis Now. “Gender and employment level differences are less distinct, however age is much more telling, as is the difference between white-collar and blue-collar employees.” The survey showed that 41.3% of remote workers aged 20 to 29 who use cannabis reported that they worked while high during the pandemic, while 36.6% of workers in their 30s did so. Among remote employees 40 to 49 years old who use marijuana, 35.1% worked under the influence of cannabis during the coronavirus outbreak and 29.8% of workers 50 years and older did the same. Among cannabis users by gender, 36.6% of men said they worked remotely while high during…

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