Volunteering in Highland

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

48% of adults in Highland, an estimated 93,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Above the the national average of 27%.

Adults, Base: All = 280. Female = 140. Male = 140.

In 2016, formal volunteers living in Highland contributed:

12 MILLION HOURS

of help

£168 MILLION

to the local economy

 

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