Data and Statistics

Data and Statistics

Updated July 6, 2022

The following statistics are reported by the medical cannabis database administrator and the agency's credentialing office.

Recognition Cards Created from the Database

Total Cards Created: 107,664
Cards Created Quarter 2: 3,336 


Image of total number of medical cannabis recognition cards created

*Numbers account for each card generated from the database (initial, renewal, replacement, and corrections) and includes both patient and designated providers. Total cards created may not be representative of total ACTIVE cards

* Projection totals are based on average 3761.333 cards created per quarter in 2021.

*System went live in July 1, 2016. With the exception of 2016, all years contain four quarters of data.

Medical Cannabis Certified Consultants with Active Credential

Total applications received to date: 2426

  • Certified consultants with an active credential: 500
  • Total certified consultants working in a medically-endorsed store: 515

*Note: Numbers not available at this time due to COVID-19 allowances that extend expiration dates of medical cannabis consultant certifications.

Licensed Cannabis Retail Stores with Medical Endorsement

Total number of medically-endorsed stores: 290 out of 478** licensed (61 percent)

  • *Active stores: 273
  • Inactive stores: 205

*An active store is defined as a medically-endorsed retail store that has a certified medical cannabis consultant registered in the database and has issued a recognition card based on card creation data.

**The number of active licensed retailers does not include retail title certificates.

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