Share of U.S. population who were medical marijuana patients 2023 by state

Percentage of the population in the U.S. who were medical marijuana patients as of 2023, by state

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as of May 27, 2021

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States which are not listed: medical marijuana is not available yet or the patient registry is not yet open.

Alabama, Kentucky: new law, registry is not yet open as of July 2023.
Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington: also have adult-use legalization.
California, Louisiana, Virginia, Washington: does not have mandatory patient registry, figure listed is partial.
Illinois, Louisiana: figures are for total patients making purchases in the prior month.
Maine: number is total patient certificates printed in 2022.

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