Salesians of Don Bosco in the whole world number 14,476 with Bishops and novices counted. They are present in all continents of the globe in 133 countries. Their works can be grouped into Regions, Provinces and local Presences. There are 7 Regions containing 90 Provinces with works involving formation, oratories, youth centres, schools, residential centres, vocation orientation, parishes, social works, social communications, provincial services.
The Salesian Family consists of 33 different Groups that have sprung up over the years that draw their inspiration from Don Bosco's style and charism.
The first four that originated during Don Bosco's lifetime are The Daughters of Mary Help of Christians, The Salesian Cooperators, The Past Pupils of Don Bosco and the Association of Mary Help of Christians (ADMA).
(Sources: CG28 and Dati Statistici, 2020 and Flash 2019)