Volunteering in Aberdeenshire

Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2016)

32% of adults in Aberdeenshire, an estimated 68,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Above the national average of 27%.

Adults, Base: All = 320. Female = 170. Male = 150.

In 2016, formal volunteers living in Aberdeenshire contributed:

8.5 MILLION HOURS

of help

£120 MILLION

to the local economy

 

Note: Numbers have been rounded to the nearest half a million (500,000).