Canada: Volunteering in Canada, 2004 to 2013 (English, 2015) « International Publications « Downloads
|Date posted||June 18, 2015|
|Categories||International Publications, Volunteer Measurement Publications|
|Tags||volunteering, canada, volunteer measurement, vmp, statcan, statistics canada|
Issued by Statistics Canada on June 18, 2015, this report provides a profile of volunteerism in Canada, examining trends in volunteer rates and hours volunteered, the characteristics of volunteers, the sectors benefiting from volunteering, types of volunteer activities, and motivations for and barriers to volunteering. Also presented are patterns in informal volunteering, defined here as acts helping people directly, whether it is family, friends or neighbors. Also available in French.