Topics Drugs, alcohol, and illegal substances

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Provisions about the regulation or criminalization of the trafficking, sale, or consumption of alcohol, drugs, or other controlled or illegal substances.


Regulation and Oversight


alcohol; cannabis; intoxicate; marijuana; narcotics; prohibition; trafficking

Survey Questions