Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Florida Stiffs: #47

  • In Florida, 3 million adults volunteered with an organization (20.9%) - ranking them at number 47 among the 50 states and Washington, DC.
  • 1.1 million residents in Florida worked with neighbors to fix a community problem (7.2%).
  • 45.9 percent of Florida residents donated money, assets, or property with a combined value of more than $25 to charitable or religious organizations.
  • 58.7 percent of residents in Florida voted in the 2008 Presidential election- ranking them at number 31 among the 50 states and Washington, DC.
  • The first two bullets average data from 2007 to 2009; the third bullet averages data from 2008 to 2009; and the last bullet on voting reflects single year data from 2008.
  • Please visit the glossary at www.serve.gov/civic for more information on the terms listed within this profile.

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