Colorado Marijuana Statistics

Statistics on Colorado Medical Marijuana Program to Date June 30, 2009

• 10,795 new applications received
• 29 applications denied, 18 revoked, 199 patients deceased, 1,631 cards have expired
• Average 4 to 6 week turn around time to issue ID cards
• Four petitions to add conditions received and denied-Anxiety, Asthma, Bi-Polar Disorder & Parkinson’s Disease
• 72% of approved applicants are male
• Average age is 41
• 51% of patients reside in Denver-Metro/Boulder area
• Over 800 different physicians have signed for patients in Colorado
• Severe pain accounts for 89% of all reported conditions, with muscle spasms at 26%
• 65% of patients have designated a caregiver