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NCCS - Number of Nonprofit Organizations in Connecticut 2003 - 2013
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Number of Nonprofit Organizations in Connecticut, 2003 - 2013

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations18,872 100.0% 18,602 100.0% -1.4%
501(c)(3) Public Charities10,526 55.8% 11,860 63.8% 12.7%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations1,916 10.2% 1,770 9.5% -7.6%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations6,430 34.1% 4,972 26.7% -22.7%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities10,526 55.8% 11,860 63.8% 12.7%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
10,526 55.8% 11,860 63.8% 12.7%
Reporting Public Charities4,362 23.1% 5,557 29.9% 27.4%
Operating Public Charities3,901 20.7% 4,916 26.4% 26.0%
Supporting Public Charities461 2.4% 641 3.4% 39.0%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts6,164 32.7% 6,303 33.9% 2.3%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations1,916 10.2% 1,770 9.5% -7.6%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations1,838 9.7% 1,678 9.0% -8.7%
Private Operating Foundations78 0.4% 92 0.5% 17.9%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations6,430 34.1% 4,972 26.7% -22.7%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.1,384 7.3% 963 5.2% -30.4%
Fraternal beneficiary societies1,212 6.4% 733 3.9% -39.5%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.927 4.9% 659 3.5% -28.9%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs854 4.5% 875 4.7% 2.5%
Social and recreational clubs990 5.2% 816 4.4% -17.6%
Post or organization of war veterans396 2.1% 390 2.1% -1.5%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations667 3.5% 536 2.9% -19.6%

Note: Excludes out-of-scope organizations. "Reporting" public charities include all organizations filing IRS Form 990, 990-EZ or 990-PF. "Supporting" public charities include a small number of "mutual benefit" charities as well.
Sources: IRS Business Master Files 11/2003 and 10/2013 (with modifications by the National Center for Charitable Statistics at the Urban Institute to exclude foreign and governmental organizations). pcm2: 12.