If you had $1,000 to donate to charity, what type of organization would you choose?

Elementary students
Charity type Girls Boys All students
%
Health 32.0 30.0 31.0
Wildlife, animals 29.0 18.0 23.5
International aid 14.2 10.4 12.3
Arts, culture, sports 6.8 16.5 11.6
Environment 8.7 10.0 9.3
Education / Youth development 3.3 3.8 3.6
Religious 1.7 2.7 2.2
Other 4.4 8.6 6.5
Note: Charity types appear in order of frequency for all students.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census at School, 2008/2009.

 

Secondary students
Charity type Girls Boys All students
%
Health 37.9 29.1 33.7
International aid 22.2 13.2 17.9
Wildlife, animals 17.1 12.7 15.0
Arts, culture, sports 6.3 18.3 12.0
Environment 6.8 8.0 7.4
Education / Youth development 4.6 4.9 4.7
Religious 2.4 3.8 3.1
Other 2.8 10.0 6.2
Note: Charity types appear in order of frequency for all students.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census at School, 2008/2009.