State State Population 2018 Patient Numbers Current Through Percent of the population who are patients
Alaska 737,438 621 10/10/18 0.08%
Arizona 7,171,646 200,164 6/1/19 2.79%
Arkansas

3,013,825

15,743 7/5/19 0.52%
California1 39,557,045 1,238,136 estimate 3.44%
Colorado
5,695,564 83,984 7/1/19 1.47%
Connecticut 3,572,665 34,501 7/7/19 0.97%
Delaware 967,171 6,060 7/1/19 0.63%
Florida

21,299,325

240,070 7/5/19 1.13%
Hawaii 1,420,491 26,125 5/21/19 1.84%
Illinois 12,741,080 44,207 9/1/18 0.35%
Louisiana*
4,659,978 Not open    
Maine

1,338,404

45,940 12/31/18 3.43%
Maryland 6,042,718 48,236 11/5/18 0.80%
Massachusetts 6,902,149 59,288 5/31/19 0.86%
Michigan 9,995,915 284,088 3/31/19 2.84%
Minnesota 5,611,179 17,234 7/4/19 0.31%
Missouri*
6,126,452 Not open    
Montana 1,062,305 34,413 7/1/19 3.24%
Nevada

3,034,392

17,623 6/1/19 0.58%
New Hampshire

1,356,458

6,480 6/30/18 0.48%
New Jersey

8,908,520

43,710 4/1/19 0.49%
New Mexico 2,095,428 57,700 8/31/18 2.75%
New York 19,542,209 103,639 7/9/19 0.53%
North Dakota
760,077 753 7/10/19  0.10%
Ohio
11,689,442 35,162 6/1/19  0.30%
Oklahoma
3,943,079 146,381 7/1/19 3.71%
Oregon 4,190,713 28,156 4/4/19 0.67%
Pennsylvania 12,807,060 80,000 10/23/18 0.62%
Rhode Island 1,057, 315 18,200 3/28/19 1.72%
Utah*
3,161,105 Not open    
Vermont 626,299 5,209 5/7/19 0.83%
Washington 7,535,591 39,331 4/25/19 0.52%
West Virginia*
1,805,832 Not open    
         
Washington, D.C. 702,455 6,061 6/24/19 0.86%
Guam*
165,718 Not open    
N. Mariana Islands*
55,194 Not open    
Puerto Rico 3,195,153 92,499 7/2/19 2.89%
         
Total population in all medical cannabis states, District, and territories  224,547,390      
         
Estimate of all
state-legal patients                                  3,059,714
     

 


* Medical marijuana is not available yet.

1 This is a rough estimate based on Maine’s numbers. There is a registry, but only a small fraction of California patients are registered.

 

Last updated: July 10, 2019