10 Amazing Yoga Facts

36 million people in the US regularly practice yoga

Americans practicing yoga has grown by over 50% in the last four years.

72% of yoga practitioners are women

People aged between 30 and 49 years old practice yoga more than any other age group

Male yoga practitioners are known as ‘yogis’, female practitioners are known as ‘yoginis’

Yoga is the most commonly used complementary health approach in the US

Research has shown that practicing yoga can delay aging

Americans spend $16 billion on yoga classes and equipment each year

Teaching yoga is becoming an increasingly popular career choice

Yoga is over 5000 years old

Yoga is one of the oldest physical disciplines in the world