TOTAL NORTH AMERICAN THOROUGHBREDS OVER 25-YEAR PERIODS
25-Year Period Total North America
1998 - 2022643,418
1997 - 2021657,273
1996 - 2020670,278
1995 - 2019682,146
1994 - 2018693,798
1993 - 2017706,882
1992 - 2016720,631
1991 - 2015737,086
1990 - 2014755,503
1989 - 2013777,833
1988 - 2012800,951
1987 - 2011825,502
1986 - 2010849,152
1985 - 2009868,868

25-year period (based on the average lifespan of a horse) running totals of registered Thoroughbreds in North America, including imported Thoroughbreds, that have no death report on file with The Jockey Club and were not exported as their last movement.

Source: The Jockey Club
Current through 7/15/2024