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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The Graffis Report

The Graffis Report is NGF’s holistic state-of-industry overview…

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Summary of Golf Participation in the U.S.

This one-page summary of consumer engagement in golf…

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2021 Golf Participation in the US

Golf Participation in the U.S.

This annual summary provides the latest data on…

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Summary of Golf Facilities in the U.S.

This one-page summary of golf facility supply in…

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Golf Facilities in the U.S.

This comprehensive annual summary provides an overview of…

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Rounds Played Summary

The National Rounds Played Summary provides an overview…

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Summary of Female Golf Participation in U.S.

This one-page summary of female golf participation in…

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Golf Industry Report

The Golf Industry Report compiles many of the…

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Off-Course Golf Specialty Retail

Off-Course Golf Specialty Retail

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

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The 2020 R&A Golf and Health Report

This comprehensive report released by the R&A is…

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Golf Instruction Report

An inside look at the $1 billion golf…

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Golf Around the World

There are golf courses in 209 of the…

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2020 Golf Facilities in the US

Golf Facilities in the U.S.

This annual summary provides an overview of golf…

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Golf Media – Consumer Engagement

The NGF’s latest study finds that one in…

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2020 Rounds Played Summary

Rounds Played Summary

The National Rounds Played Summary provides an overview…

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Golf Travel Report

Some golfers travel near and far to find…

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