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

of help

£49 MILLION

to the local economy

 

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