The World Bridge Federation consists of eight Zonal Organizations.

Each Zonal Organization administers bridge in its own geographical area, coordinating the National Federations of its member countries.

The areas covered by the Zones and some basic figures are given below:

World Map

 

Zone
Organization
Area
Member Countries
Total
Membership
1
EBL
EBL
European Bridge League
Europe
47 393,164
2
ACBL
ACBL
American Contract Bridge League
North America
3 160,912
3
CSB
CSB
Confederacion
Sudamericana de Bridge
South America
10 4,384
4
BFAME
BFAME
Bridge Federation of
Asia & the Middle East
Asia
13 9,188
5
CAC
CAC
Central American &
Caribbean Bridge Federation
Central America
20 1,384
6
 
APBF
Asia Pacific Bridge Federation
Pacific Asia
12 71,129
7
 
SPBF
South Pacific Bridge Federation
South Pacific
4 47,286
8
 
ABF
African Bridge Federation
Africa
14 6,398
2009 information, unless noted with *
Total:
123
693,845

 

 

 To see the members of each zone click on the Organization name

 

Membership figures refer to registered National Federations members only - not to bridge players in the zone.

 

* Flags courtesy of Herman de Wael Flags by Herman