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Division Breakdown Of Members 2018

Division Number of Members
East Midlands 339
Greater London - Inner & Outer Boroughs 408
North Midlands 220
North West 414
Northern Ireland 299
Scotland 390
South East 319
South Midlands 279
South West 332
Unspecified 3
Wales 153
West Midlands 227
Yorkshire and North East 440

Membership Type Breakdown Of Members 2018

Division Number of Members
Associate 2
Junior (Under 23) 1151
Senior (Over 23) 2499
Special Olympian 7
Sub-Junior (Under 18) 164

Gender Breakdown Of Members 2018

Gender Number of Members
Female 1338
Male 2478

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