Volunteering in South Lanarkshire
Summary of the latest statistics from the Scottish Household Survey (2016)
25% of adults in South Lanarkshire, approximately 65,500 people, volunteer formally through an organisation or group. Slightly below the national average of 27%.
Adults, Base: All = 400. Female = 210. Male = 180.
In 2016, formal volunteers living in South Lanarkshire contributed:
10 MILLION HOURS
to the local economy
Note: Numbers have been rounded to the nearest half a million (500,000).