MCPP Update – May 8, 2019

SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has approved applications for 65,525 qualifying patients (including 424 persons under 18 years of age), since it began accepting applications for the Medical Cannabis Registry Program on September 2, 2014.

Retail sales of medical cannabis for April - $18,532,857.36 including $8,302,142.76 in dry flower sales and $10,230,714.60 in concentrates/infused-products. Licensed medical cannabis dispensaries served 42,474 unique patients, who purchased 772,884 grams of dry cannabis.

Overall Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Data, as of 4/30/2019:

Number of Licensed Medical Cannabis Dispensaries -- 55
2019 Total Retail Sales by Licensed Medical Cannabis Dispensaries -- $63,031,596.42
Total Retail Sales since 11/2015 by Licensed Medical Cannabis Dispensaries - $323,125,506.66
2019 Total Wholesale Sales by Cultivation Centers -- $35,081,223.42
Total Wholesale Sales since 11/2015 by Cultivation Centers -- $180,488,665.88

Note: All sales figures reflect voided sales. Prior to 2017, voided sales were not reflected in these figures.