Civic participation and attitudes » Volunteering: Participation in volunteering by region

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, region

Source: European Social Survey (ESS)

Year
Region Age (ESS) Participation in volunteering 2006 2012
Whole country 15-26 At least once a week 1.1 1.8
Whole country 15-26 At least once a month 2.2 4.7
Whole country 15-26 At least once every three months 3.6 3.4
Whole country 15-26 At least once every six months 6.1 10.3
Whole country 15-26 Less often 9.7 18.7
Whole country 15-26 Never 77.3 61.1
Whole country 15-26 Total 100 100
Northern Estonia 15-26 At least once a week 0 1.5
Northern Estonia 15-26 At least once a month 4.4 5.3
Northern Estonia 15-26 At least once every three months 4.4 3.8
Northern Estonia 15-26 At least once every six months 7.8 9.1
Northern Estonia 15-26 Less often 5.6 19.7
Northern Estonia 15-26 Never 77.8 60.6
Northern Estonia 15-26 Total 100 100
Central Estonia 15-26 At least once a week 9.4 5.1
Central Estonia 15-26 At least once a month 3.1 7.7
Central Estonia 15-26 At least once every three months 12.5 0
Central Estonia 15-26 At least once every six months 0 15.4
Central Estonia 15-26 Less often 12.5 12.8
Central Estonia 15-26 Never 62.5 59
Central Estonia 15-26 Total 100 100
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 At least once a week 0 2.1
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 At least once a month 0 2.1
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 At least once every three months 0 0
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 At least once every six months 6.8 10.6
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 Less often 9.1 8.5
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 Never 84.1 76.6
Northeastern Estonia 15-26 Total 100 100
Western Estonia 15-26 At least once a week 0 0
Western Estonia 15-26 At least once a month 0 4.7
Western Estonia 15-26 At least once every three months 2.3 4.7
Western Estonia 15-26 At least once every six months 0 9.3
Western Estonia 15-26 Less often 18.6 14
Western Estonia 15-26 Never 79.1 67.4
Western Estonia 15-26 Total 100 100
Southern Estonia 15-26 At least once a week 0 1.7
Southern Estonia 15-26 At least once a month 1.5 4.2
Southern Estonia 15-26 At least once every three months 1.5 5
Southern Estonia 15-26 At least once every six months 10.3 10.1
Southern Estonia 15-26 Less often 8.8 25.2
Southern Estonia 15-26 Never 77.9 53.8
Southern Estonia 15-26 Total 100 100