Voluntary Work: Young People

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport written question – answered on 25th February 2019.

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Photo of Cat Smith Cat Smith Shadow Minister for Voter Engagement and Youth Affairs, Shadow Deputy Leader of the House of Commons

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how many teenagers have (a) commenced and (b) graduated a National Citizenship Service programme in each of the last four years; and what the Government's target was for participation in that programme since 2011.

Photo of Mims Davies Mims Davies Assistant Whip (HM Treasury), The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Govt target1

10,000

30,000

50,000

66,433

90,000

100,000

101,000

100,000

Annual participants

8,434

26,003

39,566

57,789

75,605

92,996

99,179

TBC2

Completed

7,140

22,245

37,266

51,512

68,762

87,266

90,010

TBC2

1 Government targets are for participation, not completion.

2 Final participation figures for 2018 will be confirmed in due course.

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