General Social Survey - Giving, Volunteering and Participating (GSS GVP)

Volunteering activity of person, category

Volunteering activity refers to activities, in a specified time period, which is not remunerated and is performed on behalf of groups or organizations. This includes, for example, unpaid help to schools, religious organizations, sports or community associations.

Person refers to an individual and is the unit of analysis for most social statistics programs.

The data for this variable are reported using the following classifications and/or lists:

Report a problem on this page

Is something not working? Is there information outdated? Can't find what you're looking for?

Please contact us and let us know how we can help you.

Privacy notice

Date modified: