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 31.3 30.2 30.7
Wildlife, animals 29.6 18.1 23.9
International aid 14.8 11.9 13.4
Arts, culture, sports 7.1 15.1 11.0
Environment 7.0 8.5 7.8
Education / Youth development 3.8 4.2 4.0
Religious 1.9 3.1 2.5
Other 4.6 8.8 6.7
Note: Charity types appear in order of frequency for all students.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census at School, 2009/2010.

 

Secondary students
Charity type Girls Boys All students
%
Health 34.7 29.3 32.1
International aid 25.1 13.8 19.6
Wildlife, animals 18.4 12.4 15.5
Arts, culture, sports 6.9 17.5 12.1
Environment 4.7 7.3 6.0
Education / Youth development 5.0 5.2 5.1
Religious 2.0 4.0 3.0
Other 3.2 10.6 6.8
Note: Charity types appear in order of frequency for all students.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census at School, 2009/2010.