2022 - Cannabis Facts - Part 1
According to Hightimes, researchers added 4,300 papers on cannabis to PubMed.gov in 2022, bringing the total to 42,500.
Along with numerous state-level advances in 2022, Maryland, Missouri, and Rhode Island passed adult-use cannabis laws. That brings the total to 38 states with medical access and 21 states with adult-use access.
According to the most recent Leafly Jobs Report, the (legal) cannabis industry now employs over 428,000 full-time workers (up 33% percent from last year). Connecticut is expected to have around 10,500 people working in cannabis by 2025.