The Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Program has just released the medical cannabis sales, five days after the release of the adult-use figures by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. In this article, we will discuss the medical and combined cannabis sales for May. For the adult-use sales overview, please refer to our article on June 3rd.
In May, medical sales totaled $30.1 million, down 11.9% from the prior year and down 5.2% sequentially:
Taking into account both medical and adult-use sales, total cannabis sales in May grew 6.2% to $159.9 million, down 2.2% sequentially:
In 2021, combined cannabis sales in Illinois totaled $1.78 billion, up 72% from 2020, and so far in 2022 they have increased 14% compared to a year ago.