Volunteering in Fife

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

21% of adults in Fife, an estimated 64,000 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Below the national average of 27%.

Adults, Base: All = 470. Female = 240. Male = 230.

Margin of error = +/- 3.68 percent (%) at the 95% Confidence Level.

In 2014, formal volunteers living in Fife contributed:


of help


£113.5 MILLION

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).