By the numbers: Boy Scouts of America

Published On: Feb 06 2013 12:47:10 PM CST   Updated On: May 21 2015 12:16:51 PM CDT

The president of the Boy Scouts of America called for the organization to end its ban on gay adults in remarks at the organization's national business meeting Thursday. Take a look at the numbers behind America's largest youth organization.

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The BSA was chartered by the U.S. Congress in 1916. A few other youth programs have congressional charters, including the Girl Scouts of the USA and the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

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