Golfing is not just one of Australia’s many favourite pastimes, but it also has a strong following in a professional sense. The Professional Golfers Association (PGA) Tour of Australasia is the main competition in Australia for men. In February 2014, Golf Digest ranked 3 Australian courses in the Top 20 in the world, thus signifying that Australia can easily accommodate any golf lover.
This FACT indicates the number of Australian golfers in the 2018 PGA tour by state, per 100,000 persons. The data was taken from the PGA of Australia’s list of players, located on the official website. Queensland is recognized as having the highest number of golfers competing on the PGA, at 0.170, closely followed by Victoria at 0.169. The ACT, NT, Tasmania, and WA all have 0.