GSA conducted a member census in 2018 to

  • Celebrate 20 years as a 12-Step fellowship supporting GreySheeters worldwide.
  • Carry the message that there is a solution by showing the number of GreySheeters and the amount of abstinence.
  • Connect GreySheeters through the GSA Phone List.

Beginning in August 2017, GSA reached out through meetings, live events, email, and the greysheet.org website to approximately 1300 GreySheeters. Results were published in April 2018.

Overall Results

  • 848 GreySheeters
  • 22 countries & 42 US states & territories
  • Average 11 years abstinent if over 1 year
  • 185 people 90 days to 1 year
  • 107 people 1 to 90 days
  • 774 opted into the GSA Phone List
  • 5 (0.6%) remained totally anonymous
  • Estimate 85% participation rate

Largest GreySheet Communities

All caps denote names of countries.

Area Members
New York 141
California 72
ICELAND 57
ISRAEL 47
Massachusetts 47
Texas 42
Florida 37
Connecticut 37
UNITED KINGDOM 33
Washington 31
New Jersey 25

GreySheet in North America 2018

Map of North America showing the number of GreySheeters in the different states and provinces

  • 665 members in 51 states, territories, and provinces
  • Average years abstinent: 12

GreySheet in Europe 2018

Map showing the number of GreySheeters in 14 European countries

  • 125 members in 14 countries
  • Average years abstinent: 7

GreySheet in Israel 2018

Map showing the number of GreySheeters in the different districts of Israel

  • 47 members
  • Average years abstinent: 12

GreySheet in Africa, Asia, Australia & Middle East 2018

Map showing the number of GreySheeters in South Africa, Kuwait, Sri Lanka, and Australia

  • 11 members in 4 countries
  • Average years abstinent: 8

How Members Found GSA

An Individual GreySheeter 444
Another 12-Step Program 170
No Answer 117
Other 26
GreySheet.org Website 26
Internet 23
Professional 17
Literature 17
Weight Program 8

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