Human Development Index Ranking (UNDP, 2022)
Population (UNFPA, 2023)
26.4 milion
Total number of volunteers (ILO, 2021)
Direct volunteering (ILO, 2021)
No data
Organization-based (ILO, 2021)
No data

Volunteer statistics (ILO)*

Source: ILOSTATS. The data is collected by ILO from national statistical offices. As national statistics on volunteer work are produced using a variety of approaches and tools, direct and cross-country comparisons are not recommended. For more information, visit

Total volunteering by type

Total volunteering by age group

Total volunteering by gender

Direct volunteering by gender

Organization-based volunteering by gender

Measurement work

Data source

  • 2007
  • 2008
    • Time Use Survey
  • 2009
  • 2010
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    • Labour Force Survey
  • 2019
    • Labour Force Survey
  • 2020
    • Labour Force Survey
  • 2021
    • Labour Force Survey
  • 2022
  • 2023
  • 2024

Laws, Policies, Schemes on Volunteering

Does the country have a piece of legislation on volunteering?


Draft Law on the Introduction of the Volunteering Institute

Year 2017
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Does the country have a national policy, scheme, plan or strategy specific to volunteering?

No data

Does the country have a sectoral and cross-sectoral policy, scheme, plan or strategy that mentions volunteering?


VNR Reporting

SDG Implementation Voluntary National Review Armenia

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No mention No mention

Voluntary National Review

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No mention No mention

UNSDCF Reporting

United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework for Armenia 2021-2025

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Volunteering integrated into the narrative text of the UNSDCF

Paragraph 1, page 35

Finally, philanthropists and the diaspora will be sensitized and involved in both the design and implementation of social protection programmes, through direct engagement, intellectual volunteering and knowledge exchange, with more targeted support to community-based services. 

No mention
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