Enterprise Ireland clients can access a range of global reports on the Gym and Fitness Club industry. To view the reports, you can contact us at market.research@enterprise-ireland.com.  

You can find the list of our resources here.

The Gym, Health and Fitness Clubs industry has benefited from recent marketing campaigns aimed at fighting obesity, as well as consumer trends toward improved health. Further driving demand for industry services, many health-conscious individuals have incorporated fitness into their daily regimen. Additionally, the number of adults aged 20 to 64, the largest gym-going demographic, has grown, spurring demand for gym memberships over the period – Industry Analysis & Industry Trends,Gym, Health & Fitness Clubs in the US, IBISWorld


IBISWorld (US Industry Reports)

  • Gym & Fitness Franchises in the US
  • Gym, Health & Fitness Clubs in the US
  • Pilates & Yoga Studios in the US
  • Dance Studios in the US
  • Gym & Fitness Franchises in the US
  • Swimming Pools in the US
  • Indoor Climbing Walls
  • Gym & Exercise Equipment Manufacturing in the US

IBIS World (AUS, China & NZ)

  • Gym & Fitness centres (Aus)
  • Gym & Fitness centres (NZ)
  • Womens Gyms (Aus)
  • Gym, Health & Fitness Clubs (China)
  • Pilates & Yoga studios (Aus)

Marketline (Industry Reports)

  • Gyms, Health & Fitness Clubs

Plimsoll (UK Market Reports)

  • Health & Fitness Clubs
  • Fitness Equipment


  • Wearable Tech Tops the Table, while Yoga Takes a Slide:
  • Fitness Trends for 2016
  • Channel in Focus: Sports Clubs and Gyms

AMA Research (UK Market Report)

  • Health and Fitness Market Report – Focus on clubs and Equipment – UK 2016-2020 Analysis


  • FITNESS& RECREATIONAL SPORTS CENTERS (NAICS 71394). Worldwide Fitness & Recreational Sports Centers Industry Report. 2018, p1-139. 136p.
  • Training Bodies, Building Status: Negotiating Gender and Age Differences in the U.S. Fitness IndustryBy: Hutson, David. Qualitative Sociology. Mar2016, Vol. 39 Issue 1
  • So You Want to be a Fighter? Institutional Work and Sport Development Processes at an Elite Mixed Martial Arts GymBy: Woolf, Jules; Berg, Brennan K.; Newland, Brianna L.; Green, B. Christine. Journal of Sport Management. Jul2016, Vol. 30 Issue 4


Important Note: All databases are subject to copyright which will be explained at your appointment. The use of cameras and USBs is prohibited.