Volunteering in East Refrewshire
Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2016)
29% of adults in East Renfrewshire, an estimated 22,000 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Slightly above the national average of 27%.
Adults, Base: All = 230. Female = 140. Male = 100.
In 2016, formal volunteers living in East Renfrewshire contributed:
2.5 MILLION HOURS
to the local economy
Note: Numbers have been rounded to the nearest half a million (500,000).