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Volunteers

Those Who Report Any Time Spent on Volunteer Activities
on the Interview Day

The elderly, women, and those with higher incomes are
particularly likely to volunteer for charitable and other activities.

Volunteers
 
All Adults
median age
48
44
percent age 60+
28%
22%
percent male
42%
48%
median household income
$59,923
$48,588
percent African/American
10%
12%
percent Hispanic
6%
13%
percent with
children in household
41%
39%
percent by region
   Northeast
18%
18%
   Midwest
25%
25%
   South
34%
35%
   West
23%
22%

 

source: estimates for the population age 18+ by the Time Use Institute,
based on the American Time Use Survey for 2005, 2006, and 2007