Statistics: Cannabis Program by the Numbers

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The Cannabis Program supports Portland communities and businesses in many ways and continues to be a leader on cannabis policy on a national level. Here’s a quick look at some of the ways our program supports local businesses and nonprofit groups working to advance education, entrepreneurship and criminal justice reform. 

SEED Grant Fund (formerly Cannabis Social Equity Grants) 

-2017-18 2018-19 2019-202020-21
Applications submitted 93231123
Applications awarded 36617
Grant Funds $$ awarded $350,000 $631,321 $548,094 1,800,000

Application and Licensing Stats as of Nov. 24, 2020 

(NOTE: Includes applications no longer active) 
Marijuana Retailer 365
Marijuana Retail Courier 23
Marijuana Producer 143
Marijuana Processor 170
Marijuana Wholesaler 152
Medical Dispensary 171
Marijuana Retailer 218
Marijuana Retail Courier 9
Marijuana Producer 62
Marijuana Processor 63
Marijuana Wholesaler 60
Medical Dispensary 0

Application and Licensing Archive: 

Please contact Arainnia Brown at the Cannabis Program to access data from 2016-2018