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State of the Leaf — By Leafly

Body and Mind
Body and Mind February 2, 2016
State of the Leaf Map, Leafly (please visit Leafly for precise breakdown of map legend & statistics)
State of the Leaf Map, Leafly (please visit Leafly for precise breakdown of map legend & statistics)

Leafly does an extremely thorough job keeping up with the medical marijuana industry, including news, statistics, laws, pending legislation, dispensaries, and more.

This is important to us in Las Vegas, Nevada, as well as medical marijuana users throughout the United States.

According to their “State of the Leaf”:

35 States provide legal medical marijuana OR have pending legislation in support of medical marijuana.

5 States have legal recreational marijuana use.  

Recent surveys have found significant and growing support for legal cannabis. 

85% of Americans believe adults should be allowed to use cannabis for medical purposes. (Fox News) 

75% of Americans believe federal legalization of cannabis is inevitable. (Pew Research)

Colorado Marijuana Tax Revenue, January 2015 — $8.8 million. Total Sales $64.4 million. Medical Sales $28 million. Retail Sales $36.4 million.  

Top Conditions Treated:  Anxiety; Migraines; ADD/ADHD   
Top Symptoms Relieved:  Depression; Fatigue; Insomnia 
Top Effects:  Creative; Euphoric; Uplifted 

Read More Regarding the “State of the Leaf” Report by Leafly

Body and Mind
Body and Mind February 2, 2016

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