Looking at the statistics of Belgium you will see that after a noticeable growth in 2001 of 10,01%, there are a few years with a depression. However, since 2006 the number of golfers is increasing once again, leading to a growth of 5,21% in 2010 compared with the previous year. Looking at the European figures Belgium is above the average growth rate of 0.65%. In 2010 the growth started to decline but still above European average of 0.65%. The forecast for 2013 shows a slight improvement in the growth of golf in Belgium.