UK Giving

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Insight into donor behaviour, key issues affecting charities and responses to significant UK events.

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Each month we ask more than 1000 UK adults about their giving behaviour and their thoughts on current charity issues. We publish our findings as a free infographic.  Sign up to receive our latest research by email.

  • Man wearing an Easter bunny costume sky diving

    UK Giving October 2017

    In October, we dive into donation behaviour to check the top three charity causes supported by regular and irregular donors.
  • Portrait of kitchen volunteers in a homeless shelter

    UK Giving September 2017

    This month we look at donation behaviour. Do men and women donate differently?
  • Young man and woman gardening

    UK Giving August 2017

    Volunteer support is the backbone for many charities. That’s why in this month's research we’re taking a deeper look into volunteering across the UK.
  • People giving a high five and working in a positive environment

    UK Giving July 2017

    In this month's infographic, we can see that 12% of people in the UK donated money to a fundraising appeal at work.
  • Woman doing yoga by the seashore

    UK Giving June 2017

    This month's infographic shows that donors aged 16-24 were more likely to give to physical and mental healthcare.


UK Giving

CAF UK Giving 2019

The number of people in the UK regularly giving to charity has declined for the third year in a row, according to our UK Giving report. Understand why in our latest report.

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Wales Giving 2019

Our first Wales Giving report provides unique insight into Welsh generosity and the challenges for charity in the region.

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Scotland Giving 2019

Our research reveals the key facts and trends of charitable giving in Scotland.

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