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Volunteer Worker Statistics

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Volunteering / Volunteer Work Statistics Data
Total number of people who volunteered through or for an organization at least once over the past year64,300,000
Total percentage of women who volunteered29.9%
Total percentage of men who volunteered23.5%
Total number of hours given by U.S. volunteers over the past year8,150,000,000
Total value of volunteer work and services provided over the past year$169,000,000,000
Volunteer DemographicsData
Total percentage of the largest volunteer demographic people between 35-44 years old32.2 %
Total percentage of whites who volunteered27.6%
Total percentage of blacks/african americans who volunteered19.4%
Total percentage of asians who volunteered19.6%
Total percentage of hispanic or latino ethnicity who volunteered14.7%
Total percent of volunteers who had less than a high school diploma8.8%
Total estimated value of volunteer time at an hourly rate$20.25
Total amount of volunteer firefighters in the U.S.812,150
Total amount of firefighters in the U.S.1,150,000
Total percentage of volunteer firefighters who serve communities of less than 25,000 residents94 %
Total amount of money volunteer firefighters save communities annually in taxes$37,200,000,000
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Statistic Sources & References
Sources: National Service, Volunteering in America
Content Author: Statistic Brain

Date research was conducted: March 29, 2017

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