Combined Traditional Membership/Participation Totals

  At December 31,  
Total Youth Members/Participants 2005 2006 Gain/Loss
Cub Scout-Age Youth 2,382,308 2,398,719 0.7
Boy Scout-Age Youth 1,156,258 1,177,616 1.8
High School-Age Youth 946,042 942,769 -0.3
Special-Needs Youth 102,223 100,626 -1.6
Total Youth 4,586,831 4,619,730 0.7
 
Total Adult Leaders/Participants 2005 2006 Gain/Loss
Cub Scout/Elementary 502,425 490,482 -2.4
Boy Scout/Middle/Junior High 547,747 546,462 -0.2
Venturing/High School 107,571 105,079 -2.3
Special Needs 5,693 5,331 -6.4
Council Leaders 45,269 43,638 -3.6
Total Adults 1,208,705 1,190,992 -1.5
 
Total Units/Groups 2005 2006 Gain/Loss
Cub Scout/Elementary 54,663 54,552 -0.2
Boy Scout/Middle/Junior High 52,466 52,161 -0.6
Venturing/High School 29,421 29,007 -1.4
Special Needs 2,332 2,164 -7.2
Total Units/Groups 138,882 137,884 -0.7

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.