2019 Nevada Golf Economic Impact Study

Golf is an $84-billion industry nationwide according to a study commissioned by the World Golf Foundation that was released in 2016. The impact was up 22% from a similar study released in 2011. The game also supports almost 1.9 million jobs and $58.7 billion in compensation and more than 15,000 businesses are closely associated with golf.

Opportunity

Nevada is home to 99 golf courses; which some of them host the PGA Tour. 

Economic Growth

Golf is an $84 billion industry nationwide that’s growing every year. 

Charitable

Annually, the sport generates $3.9 billion for philanthropic causes.

Health & Wellness

Playing 18 holes of golf burns roughly 2,000 calories when walking.

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The Nevada Golf Alliance is strong and influential because of a strong group of partners that includes golf courses and owners, allied associations and golf-associated businesses.

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