MCPP Update - September 12, 2019

SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has approved applications for 83,345 qualifying patients (including 486 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 August - $23,951,540.90 including $11,765,481.26 in dry flower sales and $12,186,059.64 in concentrates/infused-products. Licensed medical cannabis dispensaries served 50,854 unique patients, who purchased 1,024,053 grams of dry cannabis.

Overall Medical Cannabis Patient Program Data, as of August 31, 2019:

Number of Licensed Medical Cannabis Dispensaries -- 55
2019 Total Retail Sales by Licensed Medical Cannabis Dispensaries -- $149,896,179.44
Total Retail Sales since November 2015 by Licensed Medical Cannabis Dispensaries -- $409,990,089.68
2019 Total Wholesale Sales by Cultivation Centers -- $81,349,393.77
Total Wholesale Sales since November 2015 by Cultivation Centers -- $226,756,837.14

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