Volunteering in Renfrewshire

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

31% of adults living in Renfrewshire, around 45,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Above the national average of 27%.

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

In 2016, formal volunteers living in Renfrewshire contributed:

5 MILLION HOURS

of help

£76.5 MILLION

to the local economy

 

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