Coaching Grows Globally

There are now about 47,500 professional coaches worldwide, according to a brand-new survey.

More than 12,000 coaches representing 117 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America participated in the study commissioned by ICF and conducted independently by the International Survey Unit of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in 2011.

Notable findings:

>> Combining the average annual income generated by coaches with the number of currently active coaches, the estimated 2011 global revenue from coaching is nearly $1.9 billion.

>> Almost all coaches (94 percent) offer almost three (2.7) additional services along with coaching, most commonly consulting (62 percent) and training (60 percent).

—More info: www.coachfederation.org/coachingstudy2012

There are now about 47,500 professional coaches worldwide, according to a brand-new survey.

More than 12,000 coaches representing 117 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America participated in the study commissioned by ICF and conducted independently by the International Survey Unit of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in 2011.

Notable findings:

>> Combining the average annual income generated by coaches with the number of currently active coaches, the estimated 2011 global revenue from coaching is nearly $1.9 billion.

>> Almost all coaches (94 percent) offer almost three (2.7) additional services along with coaching, most commonly consulting (62 percent) and training (60 percent).

—More info: www.coachfederation.org/coachingstudy2012

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