GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Geocaching Statistics: Market Report & Data

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"There are more than 3 million geocaches worldwide."

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"Geocaching is enjoyed in over 180 countries."

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"Regularly, more than 800,000 people go geocaching every week."

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"The first geocache was hidden on May 3rd, 2000."

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"The term "Geocaching" was coined by Matt Stum on May 30, 2000."

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"A geocache is typically found at least once every minute."

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"57% of geocachers have been caching for more than 5 years."

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"In a 2019 survey, 34% of geocachers reported that they geocache once a week."

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"There have been over 3 billion logged visits to geocaches since the year 2000."

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"The number of premium geocache members exceeded 350,000 in 2019."

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"The USA holds the most geocaches, hosting about 1.3 million geocaches as of 2019."

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"Germany has the second most geocaches in the world, with more than 400,000 as of 2019."

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"More than 25% of geocachers are between 50 and 59 years old."

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"Almost one in five geocachers are aged between 40 and 49."

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"42% of survey participants have set up at least one geocache."

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"On average, there are 27 finds per geocache worldwide."

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"The most favourited Cache ever has over 11,000 favourite points."

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"52% of geocachers have a university degree."

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"Almost one in five geocachers are female."

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"44% of survey participants say that geocaching has improved their physical health."

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