For those who contributed to in
this report is based on
us households that gave to
any charity in 2020.

(**adjusted to 2020 USD.) i

The Philanthropy Panel Study (PPS) collects data from households in odd-numbered years (e.g., 2001) about giving and volunteering behaviors that occurred in the previous, even-numbered year (e.g., 2000).

Percent of Households Who Gave

Median annual giving by region

Median annual giving over time

How Donors Divide Their Giving

charitable profile donors

how donors gave

Median annual giving by demographics

about the donors

Of all donors...

The median household income of a donor is

Income distribution of Donors

The median age of a donor is

Age distribution of Donors

this report is based on
us households that
volunteered in 2020.

Volunteering Rate by region

volunteering rate by amount

Please note: Households that are part of the PPS but were residing outside of the United States at the time a wave of interviews were conducted have been excluded from the calculations conducted to present results in this data tool, as their location cannot be displayed on the map. As such, some figures presented here may differ slightly from figures displayed in other sections of the website or reports.