Volunteering in Inverclyde

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

21% of adults in Inverclyde, an estimated 14,000 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Below the national average of 27%.

Adults, Base: All = 270. Female = 140. Male = 130.

Margin of error = +/- 4.86 percent (%) at the 95% Confidence Level.

In 2014, formal volunteers living in Inverclyde contributed:


of help



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).