Membership Survey

Survey

Each year, with the help of our member Federations, the CEP conducts a survey to monitor the number of pétanque players in Europe.

Since 2016 we have included the number of clubs, as these are the grassroots of our sport and vital to the recruitment and retention of players. Here are the results of our latest survey:

Federations:

Clubs:

Individual Members:

Click on the flags below to see the individual national membership numbers

Breakdown

Veterans (55+) - 54.2%

Male: (176,381) - 80.50%
Female: (42,737) - 19.50%

Adults (23-54) - 37.7%

Male: (123,097) - 80.63%
Women: (29,572) - 19.37%

Espoirs (18-22) - 2.7%

Male: (8,117) - 74.93%
Female: (2,716) - 25.07%

Juniors (17 or less) - 5.4%

Male: (16,485) - 75.45%
Female: (5,362) - 24.55%