Number of participants in U.S. high school soccer 2018/19, by gender Share of participants in kids soccer in the U.S. 2019 Annual spend on children's soccer in the U.S. 2019
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1. Football (Soccer) - 4 billion fans. Soccer player on the training field. Image credit: Jacob Lund/Shutterstock. Football, better known as soccer in the US and Canada, is the most popular sport in the world, with an estimated following of 4 billion fans.
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The study indicates that there’s been a substantial decline over the past 5 years in the number of pro football fans, down from 67% to 57% of the adult population. Although Gallup doesn’t conduct this study every year, the last time it registered popularity that low was in 2000 (54%).
The number of participants in U.S. high school soccer programs has recorded an all-time high in the 2018/19 season, with over 850 thousand boys and girls playing the sport across the country.
It has been estimated that about 67% of their over 60 million people are huge fans of soccer. 10. Turkey This football-mad country is said to have one of the largest fan bases in the world. Roughly 65 million people are said to be football fans in this European country. Honorable Mentions: Nigeria United Arab Emirates; France; United States of America
Of course, football has a tremendous following in Europe, with 131 million fans in the big five European markets (Spain, Italy, Germany, U.K. and France.) And more than half (52%) of people in Russia, the 2018 FIFA World Cup host country, are interested in the sport.