Reports & Publications

NGF’s reports and publications are free to members, providing data and intel to make better-informed decisions. Browse our catalog, from annual reports on participation and golf course supply to more focused reports on key golfer segments and business categories.

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Golf Media – Consumer Engagement

The NGF’s latest study finds that one in...

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Golf Travel Report

Some golfers travel near and far to find...

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Technology and Golf’s Best Customer

Changing and emerging technologies are affecting golf in...

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Golf Industry Report

The Golf Industry Report compiles many of the...

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Golf Participation in the US

This year’s survey of about 30,000 Americans showed...

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Summary of Golf Participation in the US

This one-page summary includes golf participation information from...

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Golf Facilities in the US

This comprehensive report on golf facility supply includes...

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Summary of Golf Facilities in the US

This one-page summary includes a look at golf...

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Off-Course Specialty Retail Store Update

NGF’s annual update on off-course golf retail store...

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The Future of Off-Course Participation

As franchises like Topgolf, Drive Shack and indoor...

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NGF State of the Golf Industry

From golf course supply to consumer demand, NGF’s...

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Golf and the Millennial Generation

NGF’s Golf and the Millennial Generation, a comprehensive examination...

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The 2016 U.S. Golf Economy Report

The game of golf drove $84.1 billion of...

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Golf Around the World

Golf around the world explores golf’s global reach...

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Golf Facilities in Canada

Golf Facilities in Canada 2017 is a collaborative...

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Understanding Commitment to Golf

From the “Nuts” to the “Nots”… This report...

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