Volunteering in East Ayrshire
Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2015)
20% of adults in East Ayrshire, an estimated 20,000 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Below the national average of 27%.
Adults, Base: All = 220. Female = 120. Male = 100.
Margin of error = +/- 5.29 percent (%) at the 95% Confidence Level.
In 2014, formal volunteers living in East Ayrshire 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).