USA Wrestling Female Membership Growth Statistics

(gender specific member data began in 1995)

 

Year                USAW # Change                   %Growth

1995                1,525

1996                1,733               +208                            +13.6%

1997                1,725               -8                                 -0.5%

1998                1,666               -59                               -3.4%

1999                1,680               +14                              +0.8%

2000                2,564               +884                            +52.6%

2001                1,884               -680                             -26.5%

2002                2,073               +188                            +10.0%

2003                2,884               +811                            +39.1%

2004                3,442               +558                            +20.4%

2005                2,360               -1,082                          -31.4%

2006                1,708               -652                             -27.6%

2007                2,945               +1,237                         +72.2%

2008                2,914               -31                               -1.0%

2009                3,374               +460                            +15.8%

2010                3,761               +387                            +11.5%

2011                4,226               +465                            +12.4%

2012                4,724               +498                            +11.8%

2013                5,640               +916                            +19.4%

2014                8,040               +2,400                         +42.6%

2015                9,765               +1,725                         +21.5%

2016                11,582             +1,817                         +18.6%

 

Note: USA Wrestling female membership has grown for eight straight years

 

Note 2: Reporting accuracy has improved with the development of online membership systems.