America's 20 'highest' states

POSTED: 12:42 PM Oct 15 2013   UPDATED: 12:45 PM Jul 01 2015

Recreational marijuana is now legal in Oregon. Find out which state has the highest rate of illicit drug use in the country.

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Vermont has the highest rate of illicit drug use in the country, with 15 percent of residents saying they've used within the past month, according to 2010-2011 surveys from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Using those figures, here are the 20 highest states in America:

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