Scuba Diving Participation Rate in The USA: Almost Back to Pre-Pandemic Level in 2022
Scuba diving is increasingly done by casual divers, with the participation rate by core divers continuing to drop sharply. — About 2.7M Americans went scuba diving at least once in 2022, which is less than 1% of the U.S. population. Compared to 2021, the scuba diving participation rate grew by 7.3% in 2022 while remaining slightly lower than the pre-pandemic level. But that is only half the story!