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All Scouting Associations in Every Country (continued)

Country (ratio of population involved in Scouting; world ratio is 1:184 [one person out of every 184 in the world is directly involved in Scouting])

Name of Association International Affiliation,
Total Membership
Word for 'Scout'

Scout Motto
Program Sections (if known)
Highest Award— (for youth under 18, if known)

131. Oman (1:190)

The National Organisation for Scouts and Guides WOSM+WAGGGS,
9078/WOSM +

Kun Musta'idan ('Be Prepared' in Arabic)

132. Pakistan (1:326)

Pakistan Boy Scouts Association WOSM, 526 403

Almustaid ('Prepared' in Urdu)
Shaheen Scouts (ages 9 to 12)
Scouts (ages 12 to 16)
Rovers (ages 17 to 25)
Pakistan Girl Guides Association WAGGGS, 48 253 Junior Guides (ages 6 to 11)
Girl Guides (ages 11 to 16)
Senior Guides (ages 16 to 21)
Independent Scouts of Pakistan WFIS  
Islamabad Scouting Association WFIS  
Nankana Sab Scout Organization WFIS  
ADABKADA Scout Association WFIS  

133. Palau

branch of US Scouting (Boy Scout of America) WOSM

Be Prepared

134. Panama (1:1333)

Asociación Nacional de Scouts de Panamá WOSM, 1868

Siempre Listo ('Always Ready' in Spanish)
Cubs (ages 6 to 10)
Scouts (ages 11 to 14)
Walkers (15 to 17)
Rovers (18 to 21)

Highest Award—Scout Urracá
Asociación de Muchachas Guías de Panamá WAGGGS, 728
Cuerpo de Exploradores Panameños WFIS  

135. Papua New Guinea (1:918)

The Scout Association of Papua New Guinea WOSM, 5515

Stap redi ('Be Prepared' in Tok Pisin)
Junior Scouts (ages 8 to 12)
Scouts (ages 12 to 16)
Senior Scouts (ages 16 to 25)
Girl Guides Association of Papua New Guinea WAGGGS, 1226

136. Paraguay (1:4600)

Asociación de Scouts del Paraguay WOSM, 1075

Siempre Listo ('Always Ready' in Spanish)
Lobatos (Cubs; ages 7 to 11)
Scouts (ages 12 to 15)
Caminantes (Hikers; ages 16 to 18)
Rovers (ages 19 to 22)
Asociación Guías Scouts del Paraguay WAGGGS, 329

Siempre Lista ('Always Ready' in Spanish)
Asociación Scout Baden Powell del Paraguay (ASBPP) WFIS  

137. Peru (1:1997)

Asociación de Scouts del Perú WOSM, 9147

Siempre Listo ('Always Ready' in Spanish)
Lobatos (Cubs; ages 8 to 11)
Scouts (ages 11 to 14)
Caminantes (Hikers; ages 14 to 17)
Rovers (ages 18 to 21)
Asociación Nacional de Guías Scouts del Perú WAGGGS, 5500
Giros y Girasoles (Spins and Sunflowers; ages 4 to 6)
Haditas (Fairies; ages 7 to 10)
Guías de la Luz (Guides of Light; ages 10 to 13)
Guías del Sol (Sun Guides; ages 13 to 17)
Guías de Servicio (Service Guides; age 17+)
Asociación Peruana de Scouts sin Fronteras (Scouts without Borders; also known as Asociación Peruana de los Scouts Del Mundo [Scouts of the World]) OWS
USTA Perú (Unión de Scouts Tradicionales de America) OWS

138. Philippines (1:39)

Boy Scouts of the Philippines WOSM, 1 872 525

Laging Handa ('Always Prepared' in Tagalog)
KID Scouts (Kabataang Iminumulat-Diwa or Children to be Introduced to Virtues; ages boys 4 to 5)
KAB Scouts (Kabataang Alay sa Bayan or Children Offered to the Nation; ages 6 to 10)
Boy Scouts (ages 10 to 12)
Senior Scouts (coed; ages 13 to 17)
Rover Scouts (coed; ages 17 to 24)

Highest Award—Eagle Scout
Girl Scouts of the Philippines (GSP) WAGGGS, 713 777
Girl Scout
Twinklers (ages 4 to 6)
Stars (ages 6 to 9)
Juniors (ages 9 to 12)
Seniors (ages 12 to 15)
Cadets (ages 15 to 21)

Highest Award—Chief Girl Scout Medal

139. Poland (1:278)

Zwiazek Harcerstwa Polskiego (ZHP) WOSM+WAGGGS
61 394/WOSM +
76 718/WAGGGS

Czuwaj ('Watch' in Polish)
Zuchy/Zuchenki (Cubs/Brownies; ages about 6 to 11)
Harcerze/Harcerki (Scouts/Guides; ages 11 to 13)
Harcerze Starsi/Harcerki Starsze (Senior Scouts/Senior Guides; ages 13 to 16)
Wedrownicy/Wedrowniczki (Rovers/Rangers; ages 16 to 25)
Stowarzyszenie Harcerstwa Katolickiego "Zawisza" FSE
Ls-Drzewo Pokoju OWS  
Zwiazek Harcerstwa Rzeczypospolitej (Polish Scouts of the Republic) NON
separate male & female programs:
Cub Scouts (ages 8 to 11)
Boy and Girl Scouts (ages 12 to 15)
Boy and Girl Wanderers (ages 16 to 18)
Senior Boy and Girl Scouts (age 18+)

140. Portugal (1:141)

Federação Escutista de Portugal WOSM umbrella federation, 73 181  
Associação dos Escoteiros de Portugal (AEP) WOSM sub-association; open

Sempre Pronto ('Always Ready' in Portuguese)
Lobitos (Cubs; ages 6 to 10)
Escoteiros (Scouts; ages 11 to 14)
Exploradores (Explorers; ages 14 to 16)
Caminheiros (Rovers; ages 17 to 21)
Corpo Nacional de Escutas (CNE) WOSM sub-association; Catholic

Alerta ('Alert' in Portuguese)
Lobitos (Cubs)
Exploradores (Explorers)
Pioneiros (Pioneers)
Caminheiros (Rovers)

Highest Award—Cavaleiro da Pátria
Associação Guias de Portugal (AGP) WAGGGS, 3157

Sempre Alerta ('Always Alert' in Portuguese)
Avezinhas (Little Birds; ages 6 to 10)
Guias Aventuras (Adventure Guides; ages 10 to 14)
Guias Caravelas (Caravelle Guides; ages 14 to 17)
Guias Moínho (Windmill Guides; ages 17 to 21)
Associação das Guias e Escuteiros da Europa - Portugal (AGEEP) FSE

141. Qatar (1:314)

The Scout and Guide Association of Qatar WOSM+WAGGGS,
3518/WOSM +

Kun Musta'idan ('Be Prepared' in Arabic)

142. Romania (1:3942)

Organizatia Nationala Cercetasii României WOSM, 4930

Gata Oricând ('Always Ready' in Romanian)
Lupisori (Wolf Cubs; ages 8 to 11)
Temerari (Pioneers; ages 12 to 14)
Exploratori (Explorers; ages 15 to 18)
Seniori (Seniors; ages 18 to 21)
Asociatia Ghidelor si Ghizilor Din Romania (AGGR) WAGGGS, 627

Fii Pregatita ('Be prepared' in Romanian)
Curcubeu (Rainbows; ages 5 to 7)
Flori (Flowers; ages 7 to 11)
Ghizi (Guides; ages 11 to 14)
Ghizi Mari (Senior Guides; ages 14 to 18)
Aventurieri (Adventurers; ages 18 to 25)
Cercetasii Crestini Români din FSE FSE

143. Russia (1:8509)

Russian Association of Scouts/Navigators (RAS/N) WOSM, 14 130

Bud Gotov ('Be Ready' in Russian)
Rossiskaya Assotsiatsia Devochek-Skautov (RADS) (Russian Association of Girl Scouts) WAGGGS, 2175  
Russian Union of Scouts (RUS) WFIS  
National Organization of Russian Scouts (NORS-R) NON  
Brotherhood (Federation) of Orthodox Scouts (BPS) NON  
National Organization of Volunteers "Russia" (NORD "Russia") NON  
Organization of Russian Young Pathfinders (ORYuR) observer to the UIGSE NON  
Russian Scout Organization (RSO) NON  

144. Rwanda (1:404)

Association des Scouts du Rwanda WOSM, 18 884

Ube Maso ('Be Prepared' in Kinyarwanda)
Uwe Tayari (in Swahili)
Sois Prêt (in French)
Louveteaux (Cubs; ages 8 to 12)
Eclaireurs Juniors (Junior Scouts; ages 13 to 15)
Eclaireurs Seniors (Senior Scouts; ages 16 to 18)
Routiers (Rovers; ages 19 to 25)
Association des Guides du Rwanda WAGGGS, 9284

Ube Maso ('Be Prepared' in Kinyarwanda)
Uwe Tayari (in Swahili)
Sois Prêt (in French)
unknown organization listed in 2010 WFIS report WFIS  

145. Saint Kitts and Nevis (1:163)

branch of UK Scouting (The Scout Association) WOSM

Be Prepared
The Girl Guides Association of Saint Christopher and Nevis WAGGGS, 308

146. Saint Lucia (1:65)

The Saint Lucia Scout Association WOSM, 393

Be Prepared
Cub Scouts (ages 7 to 11)
Scouts (ages 12 to 15)
Rover Scouts (ages 16 to 20)
Girl Guides Association of Saint Lucia WAGGGS, 2100

Be Prepared
Marguerites (ages 5 to 7)
Brownies (ages 7.5 to 10)
Guides (ages 10.5 to 14)
Rangers (ages 14.5 to 18)

147. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1:52)

The Scout Association of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines WOSM, 549

Be Prepared
Cub Scouts (ages 7 to 11)
Scouts (ages 12 to 15)
Rover Scouts (ages 16 to 20)
Girl Guides Association of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines WAGGGS, 1456

148. Samoa (formerly Western Samoa)

Scouting exists

Sauniuni ('Be Prepared' in Samoan)
apparently working toward WOSM recognition  

149. San Marino (1:105)

Associazione Guide e Esploratori Cattolici Sanmarinesi (AGECS) WOSM+WAGGGS,
173/WOSM +

Sii Preparato ('Be Prepared' in Italina)

150. São Tomé e Príncipe

Associação dos Escuteiros de São Tomé e Príncipe (AESTP) NON; apparently working toward WOSM recognition

Sempre Alerta ('Always Alert' in Portuguese

151. Saudi Arabia (1:1356)

Saudi Arabian Boy Scouts Association WOSM, 19 269

Kun Musta'idan ('Be Prepared' in Arabic)

152. Senegal (1:445)

Confédération Sénégalaise du Scoutisme WOSM umbrella federation, 26 373

Toujours Tout Droit ('Always Straight' in French)
Jiwu Wi (ages 6 to 11)
Lawtan Wi (ages 12 to 14)
Toor-Toor Wi (ages 15 to 18)
Meneef Mi (ages 18 to 35)
Eclaireurs du Sénégal WOSM sub-association; open  
Les Scouts du Sénégal WOSM sub-association; open  
La Section des Guides de l'Association des Scouts et Guides du Sénégal WAGGGS, 2071

153. Serbia (1:1239)

Savez Izvidjaca Srbije WOSM, 5899

Budi Spreman ('Be Ready' in Serbian)
Poletarci/Pcelice (Cubs; lower primary grades)
Mladi Izvidaci/Mlade Planinke (Young Scouts/Young Guides; higher primary grades)
Izvidaci/Planinke (Scouts/Guides; high school to age 20)

154. Seychelles (1:146)

Seychelles Scout Association (SSA) WOSM, 609

Be Prepared
Sois Prêt (in French)
Cub Scouts (ages 7 to 11)
Boy Scouts (ages 12 to 15)
Rover Scouts (ages 16 to 20)

155. Sierra Leone (1:540)

Sierra Leone Scouts Association WOSM 7902

Be Prepared
The Sierra Leone Girl Guides Association WAGGGS, 2026

156. Singapore (1:235)

The Singapore Scout Association WOSM, 9965

Selalu Bersedia ('Be Prepared' in Malay)
Cubs (ages 7 to 11)
Scouts (ages 12 to 16)
Ventures (ages 16 to 18)
Rovers (ages 17 to 26)

Highest Award—President's Scout
Girl Guides Singapore (Pandu Puteri Singapura) WAGGGS, 12 334

Be Prepared
Brownies (ages 7 to 12)
Guides (ages 12 to 16/17)
Young Adults (ages 17 to 25)

157. Slovakia (1:732)

Slovenský Skauting (SLSK) WOSM+WAGGGS,
4268/WOSM +

Bud Pripravený ('Be Prepared' in Slovak)
Cubs/Brownies (ages 6 to 11)
Scouts/Guides (ages 11 to 16)
Rovers (ages 16 to 25)

Highest Award—Tri Orlie Perá
Združenie Katolíckych Vodkýn a Skautov Európy na Slovensku (ZKVSES) FSE  

158. Slovenia (1:230)

Zveza Tabornikov Slovenije WOSM, 4525

Bodi pripravljen ('Be Prepared! in Slovenian)
Murni (Pre Cubs; younger than 7)
Medvedki/Cebelice (Teddy Bears/Bees; ages 7 to 11)
Gozdovniki/Gozdovnice (Scouts/Guides; ages 11 to 16)
Popotniki/Popotnice (Travelers; ages 16 to 21)
Združenje slovenskih katoliških skavtinj in skavtov (ZSKSS) (The Slovene Catholic Girl Guides and Boy Scouts Association) WAGGGS, 4173

Bodi pripravljen ('Be Prepared' in Slovenian)
Volkuljice/Volcici (Cubs; ages 7 to 11)
Izvidniki/Vodnice (Scouts/Guides; ages 11 to 16)
Popotniki/Popotnice (Rovers/Rangers; ages 16 to 21)

159. Solomon Islands (1:2288)

Skaut Belong Solomone [Solomon Pijin]; branch of UK Scouting (The Scout Association) WOSM

Be Prepared
The Girl Guides Association of the Solomon Islands WAGGGS, 250

160. Somalia

Scouting exists apparently working toward WOSM recognition

Diyaar Ahaaw ('Be Prepared' in Swahili)

161. South Africa (1:1263)

South African Scout Association WOSM, 11 634

Be Prepared
Cubs (ages 7 to 10.5)
Scouts (ages 11 to 17)
Rovers (ages 18 to 30)

Highest Award—Springbok
The Girl Guides Association of South Africa WAGGGS, 27 164
Teddies (ages 4.5 to 7)
Brownies (ages 7 to 10)
Guides (ages 10 to 14)
Rangers (ages 14 to 25)

162. South Sudan

Scouting exists   (new nation as of 2011; presumably groups of the Sudan Boy Scouts Association and The Sudan Girl Guides Association are organizing and seeking WOSM/WAGGGS affiliation)

163. Spain (1:647)

Federación de Escultismo en España WOSM umbrella federation, 65 088

Siempre Listos ('Always Ready' in Spanish)
Castores (Beavers; ages 6 to 8)
Lobatos (Cubs; ages 8 to 11)
Scouts/Guias (Scouts/Guides; ages 12 to 14)
Pioneros (Pioneers; ages 15 to 17)
Rutas (Rovers; ages 17 to 20)
Comité de Enlace del Guidismo en España/Comité d'Enllaç del Guiatge a Espanya (CEGE) WAGGGS umbrella federation, 7154  
Asociación de Scouts de España (ASDE) WOSM sub-association; open

Siempre Listos ('Always Ready' in Spanish)
Castores/Castors (Beavers; ages 6 to 8)
Lobatos/Llobatons (Cubs; ages 8 to 11)
Scouts/Rangers (Scouts/Rangers; ages 11 to 14)
Escultas/Pioneros/Pioners (Pioneer Scouts; ages 14 to 16)
Rovers/Rutas (Rovers; ages 16 to 21)
Movimiento Scout Católico (MSC) WOSM sub-association; Catholic  
Federació Catalana d'Escoltisme i Guiatge (FCEG) WOSM+WAGGGS sub-association; Catalonia region  
Minyons Escoltes i Guies Sant Jordi de Catalunya (MEiGSJC) WOSM+WAGGGS sub-association of FCEG
Ranger/Noie Guie

Sempre a punt ('Always Ready' in Catalan)
Castors/Llúdrigues (Beavers/Otters; ages 6 to 8)
Llops/Daines (Wolves/??; ages 8 to 11)
Ràngers/Noies Guies (Rangers/Girl Guides; ages 11 to 14)
Pioners/Caravelles (Pioneers/Caravels; ages 14 to 17)
Truc (ages 17 to 19)
Escoltes Catalans/EC WOSM+WAGGGS sub-association of FCEG Follets (Goblins; ages 6 to 9)
Llops (Wolves; ages 9 to 12)
Raiers (Rafters; ages 12 to 15)
Pioners (Pioneers; ages 15 to 17)
El Clan (age 17+)
Accio Escolta de Catalunya WOSM sub-association of FCEG Castors (ages 7 to 9)
Llops (Wolves; ages 9 to 12)
Raiers (Rafters; ages 12 to 15)
Pioners (Pioneers; ages 15 to 18)
Róvers (ages 18 to 20)
Federación Española de Guidismo (FEG) WAGGGS umbrella sub-federation  
Asociación Gallega de Escultismo WFIS  
Associació Catalana de Scouts - Catalonian Association of Scouts WFIS  
Asociación de Scouts Independientes de Madrid - Independent Scouts of Madrid WFIS  
Guias y Scouts de Europa FSE
Organización Juvenil Espanola CES  
Asociación Scouts de Andalucia NON  
Asociación Castellon de Escultismo NON  
Asociación Scout Montes de Toledo NON  
Asociación Valenciana de Escultismo NON  
Scouts Baden-Powell de España NON  
Germanor Escolta de Catalunya NON  
Scouts Region Murciana NON