Arkansas Active Medical Marijuana Patients in 2024

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Arkansas Active Medical Marijuana Patients 2024

The data represents the number of active medical cannabis program patients, by year, for all participating counties in the state of Arkansas.

The data reveals a remarkable growth in patient numbers, rising from 5 thousand in 2018 to 92 thousand by 2023. This consistent increase suggests an expanding acceptance and broadening criteria for medical marijuana usage across the state. The patient numbers surged between 2019 and 2021, highlighting an era of rapid growth and broader acceptance of cannabis for medical purposes.

Fiscal Year Patients 0-18 years old 19-24 years old 25-44 years old 45-64 years old ≥65 years old
2018 5,459 No Data No Data 1,518 2,930 897
2019 9,830 16 222 2,799 4,830 1,963
2020 43,630 225 2,356 17,472 17,433 6,144
2021 75,704 282 4,212 32,224 28,141 10,845
2022 85,192 181 4,233 35,400 31,639 13,739
2023 92,494 235 4,463 37,497 34,393 15,906

Source: Arkansas Department of Health