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U.S. Flower Wholesale Spot Price Monthly Averages (Source: Cannabis Benchmarks)

February 3, 2017

$374 million

Excise tax revenues generated in Washington state since the start of regulated sales in June 2014. $1.3 billion has been spent on cannabis by consumers since that time.


Licensing fee set by the state of Arkansas for cannabis cultivators. This fee comes in addition to the $15,000 license application fee.

Source: Arkansas State Legislature

8% to 9%

People aged 12 and up who used cannabis at least once a month in Iowa, Alabama and Mississippi, where cannabis laws are harshest.

Source: National Survey on Drug Use and Health/Washington Post