Industry Data, Reports & Regulations

Below I have compiled a list of data sources and reports on the marijuana/cannabis industry. Suggestions for additions are always welcome! Last updated: May 7, 2020

Specific Reports

State & Local Regulation
Colorado Marijuana Enforcement Division – MED Licensed Facilities
Colorado Department of Revenue – Marijuana Tax Data
Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment – Medical marijuana statistics and data
City of Denver – Marijuana Data & Statistics
Denver Public Health – Marijuana Data
City of Denver Social Consumption
California Regulations for shops, distributors and testers (PDF)
California Regulations for cultivators (PDF)
California Regulations for manufacturers (PDF)
Massachusetts Regulations

Canadian Regulation
Government of Canada Cannabis Regulations (Analysis of these regulations by Cannabis Compliance Inc.)
Statistics Canada – Cannabis Stats Hub
Government of Canada list of licensed producers of cannabis for medical purposes

U.S. Federal Regulation
National Institute on Drug Abuse – Marijuana
FDA Regulation of Cannabis and Cannabis-Derived Products, Including Cannabidiol (CBD)
Analysis of proposed Marijuana Justice Act of 2017 (Harvard Law Review, Jan 10, 2018)

Commercial & Non-Governmental Information Sources
Brookings Institute Marijuana Policy Page
Rand Institute Marijuana Research
National Conference of State Legislatures Marijuana Deep Dive
Marijuana Policy Group (Colorado)
Marijuana Business Daily – Marijuana Industry Data and Charts

BDS Analytics (commercial firm specializing in point-of-sale, product level data)
New Frontier Data (which also owns Hemp Business Journal)
New Leaf Data Services (and Cannabis Benchmarks division)
Canna Ventures Cannabis Sales Data
Open Cannabis Project Data