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

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations4,467 100.0% 5,523 100.0% 23.6%
501(c)(3) Public Charities2,431 54.4% 3,050 55.2% 25.5%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations485 10.9% 1,226 22.2% 152.8%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations1,551 34.7% 1,247 22.6% -19.6%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities2,431 54.4% 3,050 55.2% 25.5%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
2,431 54.4% 3,050 55.2% 25.5%
Reporting Public Charities927 20.8% 1,205 21.8% 30.0%
Operating Public Charities793 17.8% 1,019 18.5% 28.5%
Supporting Public Charities134 3.0% 186 3.4% 38.8%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts1,504 33.7% 1,845 33.4% 22.7%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations485 10.9% 1,226 22.2% 152.8%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations463 10.4% 1,202 21.8% 159.6%
Private Operating Foundations22 0.5% 24 0.4% 9.1%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations1,551 34.7% 1,247 22.6% -19.6%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.436 9.8% 307 5.6% -29.6%
Fraternal beneficiary societies270 6.0% 209 3.8% -22.6%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.202 4.5% 194 3.5% -4.0%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs232 5.2% 170 3.1% -26.7%
Social and recreational clubs222 5.0% 190 3.4% -14.4%
Post or organization of war veterans70 1.6% 71 1.3% 1.4%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations119 2.7% 106 1.9% -10.9%

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: 2.