Volunteering in Dundee

Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2015)

26% of adults in Dundee City, an estimated 32,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Slightly below the national average of 27%.

Adults, Base: All = 240. Female = 130. Male = 120.

Margin of error = +/- 5.55 percent (%) at the 95% Confidence Level.

In 2014, formal volunteers living in Dundee contributed:


of help



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).