UKDC 2013 Member & Broker Survey Results
In 2013 UK Defence Club commissioned a survey to understand Members’ and brokers' views of the Club's performance.
A total of 136 Members and 36 brokers responded to the online survey giving a response rate of 28% for Members and 20% for brokers. This is a relatively high response rate for an online survey.
Of the Members who responded, 60% were owners and 26% were both owners and charterers. Download pdf
UK Defence Club: Member and Broker Survey 2013 (185 KB)
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