The statistics below highlight the ICF’s latest 2022 research findings outlined in the 2023 Summary on the Future of Coaching.
Coaches that responded included: External Coach Practitioners, Internal Coach Practitioners, and managers that use coaching skills (HR, Talent Development, Directors, Managers, and Leaders).
The estimated global number of coach practitioners is 109,200. In North America, it is 34,000. This is a 54% increase from the 2019 estimate. 91% of coach practitioners reported having active clients, a 55% increase from 2019.