2015 publications

UK Giving report 2014

The only comprehensive survey of attitudes to giving


In this report you‘ll find the latest research on charitable actions in the UK. The UK Giving report is updated annually, providing information on what social actions take place, how much is given, how donations are made, and who gives the most.

Key findings in this report include:

  • The average donation in 2014 was £14.
  • The average monthly amount given by sponsors in 2014 was £10.
  • The estimated total amount donated to charity by UK adults in 2014 was £10.6 billion.
  • 79% of people have participated in at least one charitable action in the past 12 months.
  • People aged 45-64 are the most likely to be involved in charitable actions.
  • Older females in higher socio-economic grades are most likely to give money.
You can learn more about these findings and all the latest research when you download the UK Giving 2014 report.
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