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USGBC Statistics

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Up-to-date, official statistics about USGBC programs

*Please note: These numbers are current as of January 2016

USGBC overview

  • More than 12,100 national members
  • More than 19,000 Greenbuild attendees (Washington, DC 2015)
  • More than 155 countries and territories with LEED projects

LEED projects

  • 1.85 million certified square feet per day
  • More than 170,000 certified gross square meters per day
  • More than 74,500 total commercial projects
  • Over 14.4 billion total commercial square feet (excludes ND)
  • Over 1.3 billion total commercial square meters (excludes ND)
  • Nearly 31,000 certified commercial projects
  • Over 4.5 billion certified commercial square feet
  • Over 424.5 million certified commercial square meters
  • Nearly 206,000 Total LEED for Homes residential units
  • Nearly 93,000 certified LEED for Homes residential units
  • More than 1,600 K-12 projects certified
  • More than 1,900 K-12 projects registered
  • Nearly 3,490 higher education projects certified
  • Nearly 3,350 higher education projects registered
  • More than 690 state government projects certified
  • More than 2,230 local government projects certified


LEED credentials

  • More than 201,500 total LEED credentials held
  • More than 200,250 total LEED professionals
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