Research and analysis

Public trust and confidence in charities (RS28)

Charity Commission research into public trust and confidence in charities.


Public trust and confidence in charities (RS28)

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Charity Commission report conducted in June 2012 by Ipsos MORI.

The study was in response to the Charities Act 2006 and the new objective for the commission to increase the public trust and confidence in charities.

The main objectives are to:

  • investigate overall public trust and confidence in charities
  • explore the key drivers for overall trust
  • explore variations in age, gender and socio-economic group
  • compare results against other areas of society, for example doctors, police and politicians
Published 29 June 2012