88 million

June 16, 2013 

B y the numbers That is the estimated number of adults who went boating at least once in 2012. That is 37.8 percent of the estimated 232.3 million adults in the U.S. That is a 6 percent increase from 2011 and is the largest number of adult boaters since National Marine Manufacturers Association began collecting data in 1990, according to the group’s latest report.

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