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Membership

development
2005-10

Ireland

+ 4.5 %

Beaver Scouts

3.47%

Total youth
population Ireland

Cub Scouts

WOSM

Scouting Ireland

Scouts
Senior S.

Overall

!# 

    
           
              
              
       

Cub Scouts

!" 

    
           
              
              
       

Venture Scouts

-*-*,

$ 

    
           
              
              
       

Cub Scouts

!! 

    
           
              
              
       

Scouts

Overall

WOSM membership 2010

!# 

    
           
              
              
       

Rovers   

% 

    
           
              
              
       

Scouts

$ 

    

    
           
              
              
       

Venture Scouts

!! 

    
           
              
              
       

Rovers 

    
           
              
              
        

    
           
              
              
       

Rank in Europe
(absolute numbers)

Rank in Europe
(markeshare)

Member

40000

12,000

35000
10,000

30000

8,000

25000

6,000

20000
15000

4,000

10000
2,000

5000

0

0
2004

Marketshare percentage per
age sections

The launch of the new programme in the last years led to
an even more consistent increase
in membership, showing the
clear link between the quality of
youth programme and membership retention.

45000

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

8.00
7.00
6.00
5.00
4.00
3.00
2.00
1.00
0.00
2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

Total membership

After a strong decline in 2005
on the account of Scout section all sections have increased
membership. Also the market
share remains stable at a high
level which indicates a healthy
membership situation.

Membership per age section

14,000