Civic participation and attitudes » Number of participants in democracy projects : Number of participants in democracy projects

The number of young people who participated in youth democracy projects in the course of sub action 1.3 "Youth Democracy Project" of European Youth in Action programme (2007-2013).

Youth Democracy Project is sub action 1.3 of the European Youth in Action programme (2007-2013). It gives young people the opportunity to be directly involved in society by planning and carrying out a project, which is an important non formal learning experience. It encourages young people to consider their contribution and involvement in a local, national and European context.

Participation is open to young people aged between 13 and 30 and legally resident in a programme country. A project should involve at least 2 countries with 2 local partners per country. The group should consist of a minimum of 16 young people. The activity must take place in the country of at least one promoter. The project can last between 6 and 18 month including preparation, main action and analysis.

Unit: number

Disaggregated by: year, type of project, age group

Source: Estonian National Agency for Youth in Action programme

Year
Age group (Youth in Action) Type of project 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
13-14 Total 40 4 0 5 24 66
15-17 Total 79 32 93 138 132 712
18-25 Total 82 64 127 183 337 501
26-30 Total 4 15 49 72 18 109
Total Total 205 115 269 398 1372 1428