Youth participation growth in football March 17, 2016
USA Football Youth Participation
The Associated Press released an article on March 14th quoting research done by Sports Marketing Surveys for USA football discussing the growth of football in America. The findings are based on 30,000 Americans age 6 and older in association with the Physical Activity Council on youth participation in sports.
The results spelled out in the article discuss the growth among different forms of football for children from ages 6 to 14: flag football (8.7% increase) and tackle football (1.9% increase).
Below is a link to the rest of the story and quotes-