U.S. Golf Economy Measures $62 Billion

Released on : November 15, 2002 First-Of-Its-Kind Study Of The “Golf Economy” Captures The Many Dimensions Of The Game St. Augustine, FL — A new study commissioned by GOLF 20/20, the golf industry’s initiative committed to growing interest and participation in the game, reveals that the golf economy in the United States accounted for over […]

KPMG: Golf in Scotland Now a £1 Billion Industry, New Study Finds

(St  Andrews, Scotland- June 4, 2013) Golf in Scotland is now a £1 billion industry, according to new research conducted by KPMG in association with Oxford Economics. The ‘Value of Golf to Scotland’s Economy’ report, commissioned by the Scottish Golf Union in conjunction with VisitScotland and Scottish Enterprise, and published today at the KPMG Golf […]

Golf’s Impact On U.S. Economy Reaches $195 Billion In 2005

Released on : January 17, 2008 Updated GOLF 20/20 Study Shows 5-Year Average Annual Growth of 4.1 Percent St. Augustine, FL, January 17, 2008 – A comprehensive new study, commissioned by the World Golf Foundation’s GOLF 20/20 initiative, has determined that golf in the United States generated $76 billion in direct economic impact in 2005, […]

Golf Datatech Releases Women In Golf 2014 Study

Comprehensive Report Highlights Key Factors that Define the $900 Million Women’s Golf Market; Study Concludes that Female Golfers, Which Represent 20% of the Marketplace, Remain a Vibrant, Yet Underserved Golfing Community ORLANDO, FL, Sept. 22, 2014 Golf Datatech, LLC (, the golf industry’s leading independent research firm for consumer, trade and retail golf trends, today […]

Golf 20/20 Releases Charitable Impact Study

Released on : November 14, 2002 Golf Is Responsible For Generating More Than 3.2 Billion Annually St. Augustine, FL — A report commissioned by GOLF 20/20, the golf industry’s initiative to grow the game over the next 20 years, reveals that golf, as a fundraising vehicle, is a catalyst for raising more than three billion […]

Golf 20/20 Publishes Industry Report For 2002

Released on : May 29, 2003 Ponte Vedra Beach, FL- GOLF 20/20, the golf industry initiative to enhance the growth of interest and participation in the game, has published its Industry Report on various aspects of the industry in 2002. This is the second year of the Report, which can be accessed by  clicking here. […]

Golf 20/20 Publishes Inaugural Golf Industry Report

Released on : July 25, 2002 PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLA. July 25, 2002- GOLF 20/20, the golf industry initiative to enhance the growth of the game, has published its first annual Golf Industry Report, which takes a comprehensive look at the state of various aspects of the game in 2001. The report — known internally […]

Golf 20/20 Publishes Annual Industry Report

Released on : June 09, 2004 Participation is at All-Time High; Frequency of Play and Targeting New Demographic Segments Become Vital for Growth. One of the golf industry’s most respected executives, Cindy Davis was appointed U.S. General Manager for Nike Golf in January 2005, where she is responsible for overseeing the company’s U.S. business including […]

Golf 20/20 Announces State-Level Economic Impact Measurement Strategy

Released on : June 22, 2006 Virginia Will Receive First Economic Impact Study Under New Analytical Framework PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. – GOLF 20/20, in agreement with SRI International, will develop a standardized framework for analyses quantifying the impact of golf on the economy of a state, as announced today by Ruffin Beckwith, Executive Director […]

GOLF 20/20 Announces Golf’s Charitable Impact of $3.9 Billion

(ST. AUGUSTINE, FLA.)- GOLF 20/20 — the collaboration of leading organizations representing all segments of the United States golf industry – today announces golf’s charitable impact of $3.9billion in 2011. According to a study conducted by the National Golf Foundation, golf as a fundraising vehicle includes an estimated: 12,000 golf facilities(75 percent of U.S. total) […]