Civic participation and attitudes » Volunteering: Participation in volunteering

Answers to question "In the past 12 months, how often did you get involved in work for voluntary or charitable organisations?" by young (15–26 y. o.) people who participated in European Social Survey.

Unit: percent

Disaggregated by: year, age group, participation in volunteering

Source: European Social Survey (ESS)

Year
Age (ESS) Participation in volunteering 2006 2012
15-26 At least once a week 1.1 1.8
15-26 At least once a month 2.2 4.7
15-26 At least once every three months 3.6 3.4
15-26 At least once every six months 6.1 10.3
15-26 Less often 9.7 18.7
15-26 Never 77.3 61.1
15-26 Total 100 100