The World Giving Index 2018, published by Charities Aid Foundation (CAF), analyses charitable behavior around the world and shares insights into the nature of giving and trends in global generosity. The ninth edition of the CAF World Giving Index presents giving data from 146 countries across the globe over a five year period (2013-2017). In order to ensure that giving is understood in its various forms, the report looks at three aspects of giving behavior: helping a stranger, donating money to charity and volunteering time. According to this year’s report, significantly more people across the globe reported helping a stranger and volunteering time in 2017, whilst the proportion who donated money has declined for the second year in a row. Read more here.