MCPP Update – August 31,2023
SPRINGFIELD - The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) has approved applications for 292,590 qualifying patients (including 1,183 persons under 18 years of age), since it began accepting applications for the Medical Cannabis Registry Program on September 2, 2014. The current total number of active patients in the MCPP program as of August 31,2023, is 138,408.
Retail sales of medical cannabis for August – $ 26,455,398.18 including $ 12,576,420.83 in dry flower sales and $ 13,878,977.35 in concentrates/infused products. Licensed medical cannabis dispensaries served 64,126 unique patients, who purchased 1,273,352 grams of dry cannabis.