Volunteering in South Ayrshire
Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2016)
26% of adults in South Ayrshire, around 24,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Slightly below the national average of 27%.
Adults, Base: All = 250. Female = 140. Male = 110.
In 2016, formal volunteers living in South Ayrshire contributed:
2.5 MILLION HOURS
to the local economy
Note: Numbers have been rounded to the nearest half a million (500,000).