U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Wildlife & Sport Fish Restoration Program

Historical Fishing License Data

Fishing license information is collected annually from state, territory and insular areas license certifications.

Historical fishing license data for 2017 (33 KB PDF).

Historical fishing license data for 2016 (33 KB PDF).

Historical fishing license data for 2004 to 2015 (105 KB PDF).

Historical fishing license data for 1958 to 2003 (521 KB PDF).