Boy Scouts of America Traditional Membership Summary

Annual Report


To the Speaker of the House of Representatives

2012 Report to the Nation

Honoring Our Past

Preparing for our Future

Securing Resources for our Second Century

A Global Perspective

Journey to Excellence

Boy Scouts of America Traditional Membership Summary

Learning for Life Participation Summary

2012 National Officers, Executive Board, and Advisory Council

Mission Statement and Vision Statement

Treasurer's Report

Download the 2012 Annual Report

At December 31, 2012

Registered Youth

2011

2012

Gain/Loss

Tiger Cubs

223,003

212,677

-4.6%

Cub Scouts

747,429

726,775

-2.8%

Webelos Scouts

612,734

589,221

-3.8%

Total Cub Scout-Age Youth

1,583,166

1,528,673

-3.4%

Boy Scouts

848,291

848,236

0.0%

Varsity Scouts

61,285

62,432

1.9%

Total Boy Scout-Age Youth

909,576

910,668

0.1%

Venturers

231,127

219,453

-5.1%

Total Traditional Scouts

2,723,869

2,658,794

-2.4%

       

Registered Adults

2011

2012

Gain/Loss

Cub Scout Leaders

424,944

417,030

-1.9%

Boy Scout Leaders

496,398

497,187

0.2%

Varsity Scout Leaders

22,924

23,210

1.2%

Venturing Leaders

58,566

58,208

-0.6%

Council Leaders

44,206

44,190

0.0%

Total Traditional Leaders

1,047,038

1,039,825

-0.7%

       

Registered Units

2011

2012

Gain/Loss

Cub Scout Packs

45,962

44,830

-2.5%

Boy Scout Troops

39,392

38,713

-1.7%

Varsity Scout Teams

8,461

8,353

-1.3%

Venturing Crews

17,853

17,075

-4.4%

Total Traditional Units

111,668

108,971

-2.4%

Statistics for individuals represent individual programs in which youth and adults are registered at year-end. An individual may be simultaneously registered in more than one program.