Volunteering in East Dunbartonshire

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

21% of adults in East Dunbartonshire, an estimated 18,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Below the national average of 27%.

Adults, Base: All = 260. Female = 140. Male = 120.

In 2016, formal volunteers living in East Dunbartonshire contributed:

2.5 MILLION HOURS

of help

£44 MILLION

to the local economy

 

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