Scots more likely to volunteer and to…..

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https://www.ncvo.org.uk/images/documents/policy_and_research/volunteering/Volunteer-experience_Full-Report.pdf

In the NCVO report today, Scots were reported as more likely to volunteer to help with charitable activity. A 3% difference is not huge but when you put it with a range of other indicators suggesting the same tendency, it ads up to something. See:

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Scottish Nationalism is a very different and a better thing than English/British Nationalism and, at last, BBC Scotland seems to have faced up to the fact.

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Racial hate crimes increase by 33% in England & Wales while falling by 10% in Scotland: Who says we’re not different?

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‘Scottish tooth fairies are the most generous.’ See, even more evidence we are different.

Further evidence of better employment practices in Scotland

Organ donor registration in Scotland is 37% higher than in England. Does it mean something more?

Unemployment in Scotland below UK level and employment better paid

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More evidence of a difference as 73% of Scots back increase in taxes for higher public spending

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One thought on “Scots more likely to volunteer and to…..

  1. bigjon999 January 25, 2019 / 8:52 pm

    41% compared to 38% is 10% more (rounding up as per BBC guidelines) 🙂

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