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21 June 2016

Fellowship Survey 2015

The Fellowship has been conducting surveys of the membership in AA GB approximately every five years since 1972. The main purpose is to ascertain whether the resources of the Fellowship are being used to the greatest benefit in carrying our message to the still suffering alcoholic.

 Key Information

  • Over the past 5 years an increasing number of people make their first contact with AA via the website
  • The ratio of 60% male and 40% female remains unchanged over the last 10 years
  • The survey re-emphasised that regular attendance at meetings as well as having a home group is important in achieving and maintaining sobriety
  • Membership is estimated to be somewhere between 33,000 and 40,000
  • Over 3 million individual attendences at Alcoholics Anonymous meetings per annum.

The full survey may be read here.