The rapid growth of the fantasy sports industry is undeniable and, according to statistics from the Fantasy Sports Trade Association, currently there are 59.3 million players in the U.S. and Canada. This means that 20% of all Americans, aged 12 or above, play fantasy sports.
Perhaps due to this growth, it has become the subject of regulatory efforts by virtually every state. Some of it label it as gambling, while others permit fantasy sports but ensure consumer protection with means such as surety bond requirements.
Bonds are our area of expertise but we also became increasingly interested in the industry itself, which is why we created this infographic, showcasing some interesting statistics about the demographics of fantasy sports players.
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