Some Facts about Scouting
Judy Johnson (judybsa@INREACH.COM)
Mon, 5 May 1997 23:11:55 -0700
About 1.4 million Scouts have been awarded the Eagle Scout Award, which
is achieved by approximately 2 percent of Scouts.
The five merit badges most often earned are First Aid, Swimming,
Cooking, Camping, and Safety.
Of men listed in Who's Who in America, 70 percent were members of the
BSA as youth.
Pinewood derby cars made by Cub Scout with their parents could form a
line from Los Angels to new York and back, a total of more than 5,500
Philmont Scout Ranch has more than 24,000 participants annually who
combined, hike approximately 1.4 million miles.
The top three areas of choice by Explorers are outdoor, religion, and
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