Global Report shows expansion in key markets
Tue, May 21, 2013 at 15:02
IHRSA in Research, The IHRSA 2013 Global Report

Thanks to expanding markets in China, Germany and Latin America, 2012 was a banner year in the global health club industry. Try these numbers on for size: the industry amassed $75.7 billion in revenue; there are 153,000 clubs worldwide; and 131.7 million members in clubs.

The numbers are according to the 2013 IHRSA Global Report: The State of the Health Club Industry. One of IHRSA’s best sellers, the report came out this week.

The 2013 IHRSA Global Report contains a comprehensive overview of global health club markets in North America, South America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific and Africa. Insight from leading club companies, suppliers, and associations is also included in the report.

"One of the unique aspects of The IHRSA Global Report is the profile information it provides on more than 350 IHRSA club and associate member companies," said said Jay Ablondi, IHRSA's executive vice president of global products. "As a convenient year-round resource, it is easy to understand why The IHRSA Global Report is consistently our best-selling item and the most requested publication by industry stakeholders, investors and the media."

The report is divided into four sections:

The 2013 IHRSA Global Report is available at in both print and PDF format to IHRSA members ($69.95) and non-members ($139.95).

Related research: The comprehensive IHRSA Latin American Report is available in PDF format in English, Portuguese or Spanish language editions to IHRSA members ($74.95) and non-members ($149.95).

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