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Arizona: 182,784 Patients and 11,271 Lbs of Marijuana Sold

Arizona Cannabis Patient Card

The Arizona Department of Health Services’ (ADHS) latest medical marijuana program report, which covers October 2018, reveals that Arizona has:

  • 182,784 medical marijuana patients
  • 895 caregivers
  • 5,419 dispensary agents

The age ranges of Arizona’s medical marijuana patients are:

  • Under 18: 189
  • 18 to 30: 44,393
  • 31 to 40: 38,085
  • 41 to 50: 28,818
  • 51 to 60: 29,604
  • 61 to 70: 29,846
  • 71 to 80: 9,904
  • 81 and older: 1,945

According to the data, the sexes of Arizona’s patients are:

  • 109,174 males (59.73%)
  • 73,610 females (40.27%)

Patients’ medical marijuana qualifying conditions:

  • Chronic Pain: 159,723 (87.38%)
  • Cancer: 4,033
  • PTSD: 2,299
  • Seizures: 1,236
  • Muscle Spams: 876
  • Glaucoma: 1,109
  • Hepatitis C: 756
  • Nausea: 789
  • HIV/AIDS: 671
  • Crohn’s disease: 590
  • Cachexia: 130
  • Alzheimer’s disease: 72
  • Sclerosis: 34
  • Two or more conditions: 10,466

The counties with the most medical marijuana patients:

  • Maricopa County: 117,662
  • Pima County: 25,483
  • Pinal County: 10,611
  • Yavapai County: 9,145
  • Mohave County: 5,109
  • Coconino County: 3,733

In October, Arizona dispensaries sold a total of 11,271 pounds of marijuana (180,348 ounces):

  • Marijuana flower: 10,352 pounds (165,647 ounces)
  • Marijuana edibles: 426 pounds
  • Other marijuana: 492 pounds

View the Sept 2018 report here.

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