On 31st January each year we complete an annual return to UK Scout Headquarters. Here, for those who may be interested, is a summary:
There are 7,242 groups in the UK which give a total of 534,610 members in them (433,850 young people and 100,760 adults and leaders)
Average Members Per Section
|Section||National Average||4th Ashby|
|Beavers||16.1 members||14.5 members|
|Cubs||18.9 members||31.5 members|
|Scouts||17.5 members||28 members|
Nationally there is an average of 5.6 young people per leader. At 4th Ashby we had 8.6.
We will attempt to update this page in April/May when the data becomes available. Thanks to Marcus Humphrey, Chris Elmer, Ian Mallett and Simon Parr, all contributors on www.escouts.org.uk for their contributions to this data.