By the numbers: Boy Scouts of America

POSTED: 10:47 AM Feb 06 2013   UPDATED: 10:16 AM May 21 2015

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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Boy Scouts of America or BSA was founded in the United States in 1910. The organization was founded in Washington, DC, by Chicago publisher William Boyce.