Donor rate and total amounts donated, by type of charitable or non-profit organization, population aged 15 and over, 2007 and 2010
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|Donor rate||Total amount donated1|
|percentage||thousands of dollars||percentage distribution|
|Type of organization|
|Arts and culture||3||3||107,795E||105,009||1||1|
|Sports and recreation||14||14||230,229||236,717||2||2|
|Education and research||20||14‡||309,091||257,329||3||2|
|Universities and colleges||1||1||116,783E||68,190||1||1|
|Development and housing||2||2||104,182||85,706||1||1|
|Law, advocacy and politics||3||5‡||99,036||136,028||1||1|
|Grant-making, fundraising and voluntarism promotion||13||10‡||617,339||485,811‡||6||5|
|Business and professional associations, labour unions||0E||0E||8,085E||9,974E||0||0|
|Other non-classified groups||3||2‡||114,565E||63,087E||1||1|
|Residual amount–different organizations||…||…||125,335||186,290||1||2|
|Donations toward natural disaster relief||20||..||570,676||..||..||..|
E use with caution
.. not available for a specific reference period
… not applicable
‡ statistically significant difference (=0.05) from 2010
1. Excludes donations toward natural disaster relief.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canada Survey of Giving, Volunteering and Participating, 2007 and 2010.