Dispensaries in the state recorded $112 million in medical cannabis sales last year, nearly triple the total in 2013, according to the Arizona Department of Health’s year-end report…
“Interestingly, the uptick in the number of applications for qualifying patients after June 2014 is also partially attributable to the increase in the number of new dispensaries,” the report reads.
Arizona — 6.62 million
Number of patients — 63,417 (PTSD added in July 2014)
Percent of population — 0.95%
New Mexico — 2.08 million
Number of patients — 11,000+
Percent of population — 0.005+%