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Up-to-date, official statistics about USGBC programs

*Please note: These numbers are current as of April 2017.

USGBC overview

  • More than 12,000 national members
  • More than 18,000 Greenbuild attendees (Los Angeles)
  • 165 countries and territories with LEED projects

LEED projects

  • 2.2 million certified square feet per day
  • More than 206,300 certified gross square meters per day
  • More than 90,500 total commercial + LEED ND projects
  • More than 90,000 total commercial projects
  • More than 19.1 billion total commercial square feet (excludes ND)
  • More than 1.8 billion total commercial square meters (excludes ND)
  • More than 37,300 certified commercial projects
  • Nearly 5.8 billion certified commercial square feet
  • More than 535 million certified commercial square meters
  • Nearly 406,900 Total LEED for Homes residential units
  • More than 121,900 certified LEED for Homes residential units
  • Nearly 1,850 K-12 projects certified
  • Nearly 2,100 K-12 projects registered
  • More than 4,000 higher education projects certified
  • Nearly 4,000 higher education projects registered
  • More than 800 state government projects certified
  • Nearly 2,700 local government projects certified


LEED credentials

  • More than 201,500 total LEED credentials held
  • More than 201,000 total LEED professionals
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