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Summary: Ethnicity and Third Sector

Summary: Ethnicity and Third Sector

  • In 2015, 2% of volunteers were from an ethnic group other than 'white'.
  • The Scottish Government has no information on ethnicity and the non-voluntary third sector workforce.

Source: Scottish Household Survey (2015)

 

Useful Links

Ethnicity Page

Third Sector Page

Publications and Outputs

Publications and Outputs

Scottish Government Equality Outcomes: Ethnicity Evidence Review (2013) - a comprehensive review of the available evidence relating to ethnicity, across the policay areas.

Data

Data

The Scottish Government website provides further information on accessing Scottish Household Survey data. Information about confidence intervals in the SHS can be found in Annex 3 of the annual report.

Annual Population Survey and Scottish Household Survey microdata is available (through a ‘special licence’ scheme) from the UK Data Archive.

Future Developments

Future Developments

  • The Scottish Government website provides information on developments in Scottish Third Sector policy.

External Links

External Links

Please note that you will leave the Scottish Government web site by clicking on any of the following links, and that the Scottish Government and its staff are not responsible for content external to this web site.

Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) and the Third Sector Evidence Library 

Third Sector Research Centre and the Third Sector Knowledge Portal

Scottish Third Sector Research Forum

Social Enterprise Scotland

Volunteer Development Scotland 

Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator

Centre for Charitable Giving and Philanthropy

Contacts

Contacts

Third Sector

lgfstats.gov.uk