Affluent Americans gave more to charity in 2020, according to a new report. The majority of wealthy households (88%) donated an average of $43,195 to charity, reflecting a 48% increase from $29,269 in 2017. The study found that older individuals were more likely to give to charity. Also, 92% of women compared with 86% of men were likely to give in 2020. Affluent households were defined as those with a net worth of $1 million or more, and/or an annual income of $200,000 or more.