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CAF UK GIVING HUB

A vital insight into donor behaviour, key issues affecting charities and responses to significant UK events.

THE CAF UK GIVING REPORT 2017

Published annually, the CAF UK Giving Report is the largest study of giving behaviour. Here's some highlights from our 2017 report:

  • People are becoming more charitable.
  • Medical research is the most popular cause.
  • £18 is the median average contribution for a charitable donation or sponsorship.
  • Women are more charitable than men.
  • Younger people are less likely to donate money than older people.
  • Charitable giving peaked in November.

Download CAF UK Giving 2017

UK GIVING - A MONTHLY INSIGHT

Our free monthly UK Giving infographics show how people give to charity; the causes they support and the amount of money they give.

Did you know?

£33 is the average donation in Scotland.

  • UK Giving November 2017

    As Scotland comes together to celebrate St Andrew's Day, we release this month's issue which looks at how charitable people are in Scotland.
  • UK Giving October 2017

    In October, we dive into donation behaviour to check the top three charity causes supported by regular and irregular donors.
  • UK Giving September 2017

    This month we look at donation behaviour. Do men and women donate differently?

PAST UK GIVING REPORTS

We've been publishing the UK Giving report since 2005, and have seen important changes to the nature and amount of charitable giving during that time.

UK Giving 2015

Two in three people (67%) have given to charity in the last year.

Read the 2015 report

UK Giving 2014

Eight out of ten people participated in at least one charitable giving or social action activity.

Read the 2014 report

UK Giving 2012-13

The proportion of people donating to charitable causes in a typical month increased to 57% during 2012/13.

Read the 2012-13 report

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