Volunteering in Argyll & Bute
Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2015)
19% of adults in Argyll & Bute, an estimated 14,000 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Below the national average of 27%.
Adults, Base: All = 250. Female = 140. Male = 110.
Margin of error = +/- 4.86 percent (%) at the 95% Confidence Level.
In 2014, formal volunteers living in Argyll and Bute contributed:
3 MILLION HOURS
to the local economy
Note: Data on the economic value of volunteering is not available for 2015. Numbers have been rounded to the nearest half a million (500,000).