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Jamboree facts and figures

Number Year Host Country Attendance Countries
1 1920 England 8,000 34
2 1924 Denmark 4,500 22
3 1929 England 50,000 69
4 1933 Hungary 26,000 46
5 1937 Holland 29,000 54
6 1947 France 24,000 38
7 1951 Austria 13,000 41
8 1955 Canada 11,000 71
9 1957 England* 32,000 82
10 1959 Philippines 12,000 44
11 1963 Greece 14,000 88
12 1967 United States 12,000 105
13 1971 Japan 24,000 87
14 1975 Norway 17,000 91
  1979 Iran (Cancelled**)    
15 1983 Canada 15,600 102
16 1987-88 Australia 14,634 98
17 1991 Korea 19,083 135
18 1995 Netherlands 23,960 119
19 1998-99 Chile 31,000 157
20 2002-03 Thailand    
 
* The 9th World Jamboree commemorated the 100th anniversary of the birth of Baden-Powell and the 50th anniversary of British Scouting.
** The 15 World Jamboree was scheduled for the summer of 1979 in Iran, but was cancelled because of political unrest in the country.