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Sporting License Sales Summary

Historical License Sales By Year

The information below shows the historical sporting license sales. Unless specified, the numbers reflect sales over the entire license year beginning October 1 and ending September 30.

Fishing License Sales*
License Year Resident Fishing Holders (Includes Lifetime) Non-Resident Fishing Holders Total Resident and Non-Resident Fishing Holders
2004/2005 812,813 150,224 963,037
2005/2006 804,102 147,443 951,545
2006/2007 828,064 153,381 981,445
2007/2008 846,169 153,020 999,189
2008/2009 881,097 154,272 1,035,369
2009/2010 795,440 146,019 941,459
2010/2011 766,071 141,957 908,028
2011/2012 791,674 149,174 940,848
2012/2013 803,698 163,963 967,661
Hunting License Sales*
License Year Resident Hunters Holders (Includes Lifetime) Non-Resident Hunters Holders Total Resident and Non-Resident Hunters Holders
2004/2005 537,481 44,352 581,833
2005/2006 519,011 40447 559,458
2006/2007 521,805 40,445 562,250
2007/2008 521,960 40,459 562,419
2008/2009 554,918 40,986 595,904
2009/2010 524,276 38,251

562,527

2010/2011 519,472 36,480

555,952

2011/2012 518,338 35,608 553,946
2012/2013 533,624 37,115 570,739
Trapping License Sales
License Year Resident Trappers Holders (Includes Lifetime) Non-Resident Trappers Holders Total Resident and Non-Resident Trappers Holders
2004/2005 10,557 32 10,589
2005/2006 10,586 32 10,618
2006/2007 12,757 47 12,804
2007/2008 12,589 48 12,637
2008/2009 13,112 211 13,323
2009/2010 10,851 42 10,893
2010/2011 11,444 40 11,484
2011/2012 12,126 46 12,172
2012/2013 13,602 50 13,652
Big Game License Sales**
License Year Resident Big Game Holders (Includes Lifetime) Non-Resident Big Game Holders Total Resident and Non-Resident Big Game Holders
2002/2003 543,433 40,737 584,170
2003/2004 531,339 40,074 571,413
2004/2005 527,175 38,199 565,374
2005/2006 508,567 34,432 542,999
2006/2007 511,659 34,286 545,945
2007/2008 510,489 34,084 544,573
2008/2009 545,731 34,639 580,370
2009/2010 483,723 32,422 516,145
2010/2011 482,743 30,882 513,625
2011/2012 483,187 30116 513,303
2012/2013 531,815 32,444 564,259
Small Game License Sales**
License Year Resident Small Game Holders (Includes Lifetime) Non-Resident Small Game Holders Total Resident and Non-Resident Small Game Holders
2004/2005 530,675 15,448 546,129
2005/2006 510,676 14,524 525,200
2006/2007 511,684 14,883 526,567
2007/2008 509,726 15,598 525,324
2008/2009 603,040 16,480 619,520
2009/2010 445,726 15,342 461,068
2010/2011 437,826 15,059 452,885
2011/2012 434,234 14,875 449,109
2012/2013 436,335 15,015 451,350
Gross License Sales by License Year
License Year Quantity Sold Gross Sales
2004/2005 1,366,957 $38,661,100
2005/2006 1,333,095 $37,503,365
2006/2007 1,358,187 $38,324,370
2007/2008 1,367,542 $38,850,629
20082009 1,499,918 $58,865,127
2009/2010 1,249,173 $47,434,683
2010/2011 1,222,256 $46,057,744
2011/2012 1,250,772 $47,380,450
2012/2013 1,241,272 $46,574,995

* Some combination licenses provide for both hunting and fishing privileges. These license items were counted once in both categories.

** Some combination licenses provide for both small and big game hunting privileges. These license items were counted once in both categories.

2012-13 License Sales by License Type

The following is a summary of the various license types sold for the license year extending from October 1, 2012 through September 30, 2013.

Total Items Sold in License Year 2012-13
Item Code Item Description Quantity Sold Gross Sales
2 Resident Fishing Season Mil./Dis. 3,489 $ 17,445.00
3 Resident Fishing 1-Day 42,529 $ 212,655.00
5 Resident Fishing (Legally Blind - free) 559 $ -
6 Resident Fishing Season 314,873 $ 8,904,537.00
8 Resident Sportsman Mil./Dis. + Fish 8,090 $ 40,450.00
10 Resident Sportsman 150,741 $ 7,084,827.00
12 Resident Bowhunting Stamp 46,944 $ 985,824.00
13 Resident Bowhunting Stamp Mil./Dis. 3,924 $ -
14 Resident Muzzle Loading Stamp 57,071 $ 1,198,491.00
15 Resident Muzzle Loading Stamp Mil./Dis. 6,131 $ -
18 Resident Small Game 5,196 $ 135,096.00
19 Resident Jr Bowhunting 6,801 $ 61,209.00
20 Resident Super Sportsman 116,847 $ 10,264,538.15
21 Resident Conservation Legacy 2,171 $ 11,241.12
23 Resident Turkey Permit Stamp 80,426 $ 804,260.00
26 Resident Trapping 6,862 $ 144,102.00
27 Resident Trapping Mil./Dis. 413 $ -
28 Resident Jr Trapping 765 $ 4,590.00
29 Resident Habitat Stamp/Contribution 3,324 $ 15,982.72
30 Resident Conservation Patron 89 $ 57.42
31 Resident Small and Big Game 103,170 $ 2,852,585.00
35 Non-Resident Jr Bowhunting 159 $ 1,431.00
37 Non-Resident Big Game 18,734 $ 2,622,760.00
38 Non-Resident Bowhunting 1,695 $ 237,300.00
39 Non-Resident Muzzle Loading Stamp 1,012 $ 141,680.00
40 Non-Resident Turkey Permit 2,672 $ 133,600.00
41 Non-Resident Fishing 1-Day 55,360 $ 830,535.00
43 Non-Resident Fishing Season 37,204 $ 2,604,280.00
44 Non-Resident Small Game 6,624 $ 563,040.00
45 Non-Resident Bear 2,110 $ 105,500.00
46 Non-Resident Trapping 50 $ 15,500.00
47 Non-Resident Habitat Stamp/Contribution 114 $ 568.32
48 Non-Resident Conservation Patron 6 $ 3.96
51 Lifetime Sportsman 952 $ 361,760.00
52 Lifetime Sportsman 545 $ 291,040.00
53 Lifetime Sportsman 49 $ 36,770.00
55 Lifetime Fishing 350 $ 161,000.00
62 Lifetime Trapping 49 $ 19,355.00
63 Lifetime Bowhunting Stamp 663 $ 155,805.00
64 Lifetime Muzzle Loading Stamp 414 $ 97,290.00
74 Lifetime Sportsman 390 $ 25,220.00
75 Lifetime Fishing 126 $ 8,190.00
77 Lifetime Sportsman 1,104 $ 836,575.00
81 Lifetime Inscription 503 $ -
83 Lifetime Small and Big Game 138 $ 73,830.00
90 Deer Management Permit - Instant 74,168 $ -
92 Deer Management Permit - First Come/First Served 32,901 $ -
97 Deer Management Permit - First Come/First Served 21,321 $ 213,210.00
101 Conservationist 3,012 $ 22,644.03
102 Duplicate Hunter Ed Certificate 206 $ 194.00
103 Deer Management Permit - Instant 250,069 $ 2,500,690.00
105 LT Permanent Card Replacement 208 $ 1,040.00
107 Resident Bowhunting Stamp (Native Am.) 718 $ -
110 Resident Trapping (Native Am.) 543 $ -
111 Resident Fishing Season (Native Am.) 852 $ -
112 Resident Sportsman (Native Am.) 845 $ -
113 Non-Resident Fishing 7-Day 64,588 $ 2,260,790.00
114 Resident Fishing 7-day 18,108 $ 271,665.00
118 Non-Resident Super Sportsman 7,477 $ 2,093,560.00
120 Resident Muzzle Loading Stamp (Native Am.) 830 $ -
121 Resident Jr Bowhunting (Native Am.) 13 $ -
123 Resident Jr Trapping (Native Am.) 13 $ -
155 Lifetime Fishing 20 $ 9,200.00
163 Lifetime Bowhunting Stamp 76 $ 17,860.00
164 Lifetime MuzzleLoading Stamp 34 $ 7,990.00
166 Lifetime Bowhunting Stamp 88 $ 20,680.00
167 Lifetime Trapping 1 $ 395.00
183 Lifetime Small and Big Game 9 $ 4,815.00
184 Lifetime Small and Big Game 12 $ 6,420.00
185 I Support Venison Donation 8,916 $ 8,916.00
187 Resident Trail Supporter Patch 108 $ 540.00
188 Non-Resident Trail Supporter Patch 7 $ 35.00
189 Resident Jr Hunting 21,920 $ 109,600.00
190 Non Resident Jr Hunting 914 $ 4,570.00
191 I Support the Conservation Fund 1,355 $ 1,355.00
192 Resident Junior Hunting (Native Am.) 22 $ -
193 Resident Jr Hunting Big Game Tags 12,333 $ -
194 Non Resident Jr Hunting Big Game Tags 489 $ -
195 Resident Junior Hunting Big Game Tags (Native Am.) 14 $ -
196 Lifetime Muzzle Loading Stamp 14 $ 3,290.00
197 Lifetime Small and Big Game 3 $ 1,605.00
198 Lifetime Sportsman 56 $ 42,305.00
199 Non-Resident Muzzle Loading Stamp 14 $ 1,960.00
200 Resident Trapper Super Sportsman + Fish 3,839 $ 337,832.00
201 Resident Sportsman Senior + Fish 23,730 $ 237,300.00
212 Resident Fishing Season - Senior 22,795 $ 113,975.00
213 Resident Bowhunting Stamp - Senior 12,615 $ -
214 Resident Muzzle Loading Stamp - Senior 24,938 $ -
215 Resident Trapping - Senior 1,087 $ 5,435.00
222 Recreational Marine Fishing Registration 2012 17,419 $ -
223 Recreational Marine Fishing Registration 2013 290,794 $ -
TOTAL GROSS SALES 2,010,932 $50,360,794.72

Sales by County

Gross sales and quantity of licenses sold by county since 2002 may be downloaded from: ftp://ftp.dec.state.ny.us/dfwmr/licsales/


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