Number of golf courses by country in 2008. Country, Number of Courses, %. USA
, 17,672, 50%. UK, 2,752, 8%.
Mar 11, 2015 ... The United States is experiencing a gradual decline in the number of golf
courses in the country to correct an oversupply between the 1960s ...
Since 1936, the National Golf Foundation (NGF) has collected data pertaining to
the United States golf industry.
Apr 18, 2015 ... The report compiled by NGF in America shows the United States of America has,
by far, the most golf courses in the world – 15,372 - although ...
Feb 1, 2012 ... Facts and figures for public and private golf facilities, public and private, located
in the United States.
Dec 5, 2014 ... "A golf course closes somewhere in America every 48 hours. ... a course defined
as having 18 holes, the number that makes up a round of golf.
Jan 16, 2014 ... The closings decreased the total number of U.S. golf courses to 14,564.5, the
Foundation said. Public courses made up 97 percent (151.5) of ...
Jan 31, 2014 ... According to the National Golf Foundation, only 14 new courses (in 18-hole
equivalents) were built in 2014 in the United States and another ...
Mar 2, 2013 ... Many new buyers of American golf courses are foreign, according to ... Golf
course openings in the United States remain at historically low ...
Apr 2, 2015 ... Golf traces its origins to 15<sup>th</sup> century Scotland but it was in America starting ...
shrink, hurting membership numbers at mid-range golf courses.