List of countries by charitable donation

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The following list of countries by charitable donation measures the generosity of nations by showing the percentage of GDP donated to Nonprofit organizations by individuals. The figures were published in January 2016 by the Charities Aid Foundation (CAF) in its report titled Gross Domestic Philanthropy.[1] The report only considers the 24 countries about which CAF was able to collect comprehensive data.

2016 rankings[edit]

Rank Country/Territory % of GDP donated to Nonprofit organizations by individuals
1  United States 1.44
2  New Zealand 0.79
3  Canada 0.77
4  United Kingdom 0.54
5  South Korea 0.50
6  Singapore 0.39
7  India 0.37
8  Russia 0.34
9  Italy 0.30
9  Netherlands 0.30
11  Australia 0.23
12  Ireland 0.22
13  Germany 0.17
14  Sweden 0.16
15  Austria 0.14
16  Finland 0.13
17  Japan 0.12
18  France 0.11
18  Norway 0.11
20   Switzerland 0.09
21  Spain 0.05
22  Czech Republic 0.04
23  Mexico 0.03
23  China 0.03

See Also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "GROSS DOMESTIC PHILANTHROPHY: An international analysis of GDP, tax and giving" (PDF). Charities Aid Foundation. January 2016. Retrieved 18 July 2022.