ITF Global Tennis Report 2021

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The total number of tennis players has grown to over 87 million, an increase for these na ons of 4.5% since 2018. The gender split for players in these na ons is 41% female, 59% male. 1.71% of their popula on plays tennis, up from 1.68% for these na ons in 2018. The number of tennis clubs iden fied by the 41 Na onal Associa ons has almost doubled to 115,584 since 2018. 578,681 tennis courts have been iden fied, a like-for-like increase of 28.2% since 2018. There are 149,110 tennis coaches, 6.9% more for these na ons than in 2018. 90% of them work in 19 na ons. 22.3% of tennis coaches are female, compared to 21.5% for these na ons in 2018. There are 585 tennis players for every tennis coach. 149k tennis coaches 22% of tennis coaches are female 578k tennis courts 87m tennis players 1.71% of the popula on plays tennis TENNIS PLAYERS ACCESS TO TENNIS TENNIS DELIVERY 115k tennis clubs PARTICIPATION Headline numbers from the 41 na ons that contributed to the survey. 8 • ITF Global Tennis Report 2021 Key findings 41% of tennis players are female

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