GENERAL
International Volunteer Day 2018 is the celebration of the relentless services of volunteers around the world. “Volunteers Build Resilient Communities” is to acknowledge & reward the efforts of the community volunteers. Tell us more about Your Story!
6 questions polled on this topic
100% response rate
540 responded out of 542 polled
Dec 5. 2018
What are the issues you have volunteered for? a) Children b) Education c) Digital literacy d) Health and Sanitation e) Environment and Infrastructure
Dec 5. 2018
What are the challenges you face while volunteering? a) Quality of volunteering programmes b) Make my voice heard c) Lack of Resources d) Support from family and community
Dec 5. 2018
In what ways have you supported the community? a) Financially b) Manual Service c) Social Media d) Community Service
Dec 5. 2018
What is the most pressing issue in your community? a) Lack of infrastructure and services b) Social inequality c) Lack of political commitment d) Natural disaster
Dec 5. 2018
Why do you volunteer? a) It feels good b) To change my community c) Academic purpose d) Employment opportunities
Dec 5. 2018
Why do you volunteer? a) It feels good b) To change my community c) Academic purpose d) Employment opportunities

POLL RESULTS

DEC 5. 2018
What are the issues you have volunteered for? a) Children b) Education c) Digital literacy d) Health and Sanitation e) Environment and Infrastructure
540 responded out of 542 polled
Female
37%
Children
 
Children
27%
Education
 
Education
5%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
26%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
5%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure

Male
22%
Children
 
Children
30%
Education
 
Education
10%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
32%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
6%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure
0-14
0%
Children
 
Children
0%
Education
 
Education
0%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
0%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
0%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure

15-19
26%
Children
 
Children
30%
Education
 
Education
4%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
33%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
7%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure

20-24
28%
Children
 
Children
26%
Education
 
Education
9%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
29%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
8%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure

25-30
36%
Children
 
Children
32%
Education
 
Education
0%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
27%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
5%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure

31-34
0%
Children
 
Children
67%
Education
 
Education
0%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
33%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
0%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure

35+
25%
Children
 
Children
25%
Education
 
Education
12%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
38%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
0%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure
27%
Children
 
Children
30%
Education
 
Education
7%
Digital literacy
 
Digital literacy
29%
Health and sanitation
 
Health and sanitation
7%
Environment and infrastructure
 
Environment and infrastructure
DEC 5. 2018
What are the challenges you face while volunteering? a) Quality of volunteering programmes b) Make my voice heard c) Lack of Resources d) Support from family and community
542 responded out of 548 polled
Female
52%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
28%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
8%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
12%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support

Male
50%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
20%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
12%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
18%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support
0-14
0%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
0%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
0%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
0%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support

15-19
59%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
26%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
7%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
7%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support

20-24
45%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
23%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
13%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
19%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support

25-30
57%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
30%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
9%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
4%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support

31-34
100%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
0%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
0%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
0%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support

35+
62%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
12%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
12%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
12%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support
51%
Quality of volunteering programmes
 
Quality of volunteering programmes
22%
Voice heard
 
Voice heard
13%
Lack of resources
 
Lack of resources
14%
Family and community support
 
Family and community support
DEC 5. 2018
In what ways have you supported the community? a) Financially b) Manual Service c) Social Media d) Community Service
548 responded out of 549 polled
Female
8%
Financially
 
Financially
46%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
39%
Social Media
 
Social Media
7%
Community Service
 
Community Service

Male
8%
Financially
 
Financially
45%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
36%
Social Media
 
Social Media
11%
Community Service
 
Community Service
0-14
0%
Financially
 
Financially
0%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
0%
Social Media
 
Social Media
0%
Community Service
 
Community Service

15-19
7%
Financially
 
Financially
56%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
33%
Social Media
 
Social Media
4%
Community Service
 
Community Service

20-24
7%
Financially
 
Financially
46%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
34%
Social Media
 
Social Media
13%
Community Service
 
Community Service

25-30
12%
Financially
 
Financially
46%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
42%
Social Media
 
Social Media
0%
Community Service
 
Community Service

31-34
0%
Financially
 
Financially
100%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
0%
Social Media
 
Social Media
0%
Community Service
 
Community Service

35+
0%
Financially
 
Financially
56%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
33%
Social Media
 
Social Media
11%
Community Service
 
Community Service
7%
Financially
 
Financially
46%
Manual Service
 
Manual Service
36%
Social Media
 
Social Media
11%
Community Service
 
Community Service
DEC 5. 2018
What is the most pressing issue in your community? a) Lack of infrastructure and services b) Social inequality c) Lack of political commitment d) Natural disaster
549 responded out of 553 polled
Female
41%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
52%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
4%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
3%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster

Male
43%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
41%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
12%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
4%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster
0-14
0%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
0%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
0%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
0%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster

15-19
48%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
48%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
4%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
0%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster

20-24
42%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
45%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
9%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
4%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster

25-30
43%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
48%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
4%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
4%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster

31-34
67%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
33%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
0%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
0%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster

35+
33%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
22%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
0%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
44%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster
42%
Lack of infrastructure
 
Lack of infrastructure
45%
Social inequality
 
Social inequality
10%
Lack of political commitment
 
Lack of political commitment
3%
Natural Disaster
 
Natural Disaster
DEC 5. 2018
Why do you volunteer? a) It feels good b) To change my community c) Academic purpose d) Employment opportunities
552 responded out of 554 polled
Female
12%
Weekly
 
Weekly
40%
Monthly
 
Monthly
41%
Annually
 
Annually
8%
Never
 
Never

Male
33%
Weekly
 
Weekly
40%
Monthly
 
Monthly
22%
Annually
 
Annually
5%
Never
 
Never
0-14
0%
Weekly
 
Weekly
0%
Monthly
 
Monthly
0%
Annually
 
Annually
0%
Never
 
Never

15-19
19%
Weekly
 
Weekly
41%
Monthly
 
Monthly
22%
Annually
 
Annually
19%
Never
 
Never

20-24
19%
Weekly
 
Weekly
43%
Monthly
 
Monthly
33%
Annually
 
Annually
5%
Never
 
Never

25-30
39%
Weekly
 
Weekly
30%
Monthly
 
Monthly
22%
Annually
 
Annually
9%
Never
 
Never

31-34
33%
Weekly
 
Weekly
33%
Monthly
 
Monthly
33%
Annually
 
Annually
0%
Never
 
Never

35+
56%
Weekly
 
Weekly
11%
Monthly
 
Monthly
11%
Annually
 
Annually
22%
Never
 
Never
25%
Weekly
 
Weekly
41%
Monthly
 
Monthly
29%
Annually
 
Annually
5%
Never
 
Never
DEC 5. 2018
Why do you volunteer? a) It feels good b) To change my community c) Academic purpose d) Employment opportunities
546 responded out of 565 polled
Female
37%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
55%
Change my community
 
Change my community
5%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
3%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

Male
34%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
56%
Change my community
 
Change my community
6%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
4%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities
0-14
0%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
0%
Change my community
 
Change my community
0%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
0%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

15-19
37%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
52%
Change my community
 
Change my community
11%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
0%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

20-24
33%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
60%
Change my community
 
Change my community
3%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
3%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

25-30
26%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
65%
Change my community
 
Change my community
0%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
9%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

31-34
0%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
100%
Change my community
 
Change my community
0%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
0%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

35+
50%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
40%
Change my community
 
Change my community
0%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
10%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities
36%
Feels Good
 
Feels Good
55%
Change my community
 
Change my community
5%
Academic purpose
 
Academic purpose
4%
Employment Opportunities
 
Employment Opportunities

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