2018 BOSTON MARATHON STATISTICS
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Category Number Entered Number Started Number Finished Percent Finished
 
Runners
all 29978 26948 25746 95.5%
male 16587 14885 14142 95.0%
female 13391 12063 11604 96.2%
Wheelchairs
all 51 43 28 65.1%
male 35 31 22 71.0%
female 16 12 6 50.0%
Handcycles
all 58 51 48 94.1%
male 51 45 43 95.6%
female 7 6 5 83.3%
Runners by Age Group
18-39 Age Group
all 12108 11008 10532 95.7%
male 5489 5007 4749 94.9%
female 6619 6001 5783 96.4%
40-44 Age Group
all 4232 3814 3687 96.7%
male 2230 2001 1920 96.0%
female 2002 1813 1767 97.5%
45-49 Age Group
all 4873 4349 4190 96.3%
male 2920 2610 2526 96.8%
female 1953 1739 1664 95.7%
50-54 Age Group
all 3555 3188 3062 96.1%
male 2167 1940 1859 95.8%
female 1388 1248 1203 96.4%
55-59 Age Group
all 2522 2239 2124 94.9%
male 1733 1537 1455 94.7%
female 789 702 669 95.3%
60-64 Age Group
all 1645 1463 1387 94.8%
male 1201 1071 1019 95.1%
female 444 392 368 93.9%
65-69 Age Group
all 726 628 562 89.5%
male 585 506 450 88.9%
female 141 122 112 91.8%
70-74 Age Group
all 243 200 167 83.5%
male 197 161 133 82.6%
female 46 39 34 87.2%
75-79 Age Group
all 55 43 28 65.1%
male 48 38 24 63.2%
female 7 5 4 80.0%
80+ Age Group
all 19 16 7 43.8%
male 17 14 7 50.0%
female 2 2 - -
Runners by Sub Group
Visually Impaired
all 59 52 50 96.2%
male 40 35 33 94.3%
female 19 17 17 100.0%
Mobility Impaired
all 67 60 31 51.7%
male 45 41 24 58.5%
female 22 19 7 36.8%
Wheelchairs by Division
Open
all 48 40 28 70.0%
male 32 28 22 78.6%
female 16 12 6 50.0%
Quad
all 3 3 - -
male 3 3 - -
female 0 - - -
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Geographic Breakdown
US States and Territories Represented 56 55 55 100.0%
Countries of Residence Represented 94 93 91 97.9%
Countries of Citizenship Represented 107 106 106 100.0%