Volunteering in South Lanarkshire
Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2015)
23% of adults in South Lanarkshire, approximately 60,000 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Below the national average of 27%.
Adults, Base: All = 390. Female = 210. Male = 170.
Margin of error = +/- 4.18 percent (%) at the 95% Confidence Level.
In 2014, formal volunteers living in South Lanarkshire contributed:
6.5 MILLION HOURS
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).