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

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations17,759 100.0% 18,374 100.0% 3.5%
501(c)(3) Public Charities9,825 55.3% 12,264 66.7% 24.8%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations1,121 6.3% 1,062 5.8% -5.3%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations6,813 38.4% 5,048 27.5% -25.9%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities9,825 55.3% 12,264 66.7% 24.8%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
9,825 55.3% 12,264 66.7% 24.8%
Reporting Public Charities3,036 17.1% 4,255 23.2% 40.2%
Operating Public Charities2,593 14.6% 3,656 19.9% 41.0%
Supporting Public Charities443 2.5% 599 3.3% 35.2%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts6,789 38.2% 8,009 43.6% 18.0%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations1,121 6.3% 1,062 5.8% -5.3%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations1,084 6.1% 1,015 5.5% -6.4%
Private Operating Foundations37 0.2% 47 0.3% 27.0%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations6,813 38.4% 5,048 27.5% -25.9%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.1,528 8.6% 1,041 5.7% -31.9%
Fraternal beneficiary societies1,810 10.2% 1,122 6.1% -38.0%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.902 5.1% 834 4.5% -7.5%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs805 4.5% 553 3.0% -31.3%
Social and recreational clubs774 4.4% 638 3.5% -17.6%
Post or organization of war veterans406 2.3% 304 1.7% -25.1%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations588 3.3% 556 3.0% -5.4%

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.