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

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations11,968 100.0% 12,083 100.0% 1.0%
501(c)(3) Public Charities6,685 55.9% 8,174 67.6% 22.3%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations548 4.6% 422 3.5% -23.0%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations4,735 39.6% 3,487 28.9% -26.4%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities6,685 55.9% 8,174 67.6% 22.3%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
6,685 55.9% 8,174 67.6% 22.3%
Reporting Public Charities2,052 17.1% 2,768 22.9% 34.9%
Operating Public Charities1,791 15.0% 2,415 20.0% 34.8%
Supporting Public Charities261 2.2% 353 2.9% 35.2%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts4,633 38.7% 5,406 44.7% 16.7%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations548 4.6% 422 3.5% -23.0%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations521 4.4% 395 3.3% -24.2%
Private Operating Foundations27 0.2% 27 0.2% 0.0%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations4,735 39.6% 3,487 28.9% -26.4%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.1,041 8.7% 640 5.3% -38.5%
Fraternal beneficiary societies1,062 8.9% 782 6.5% -26.4%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.635 5.3% 582 4.8% -8.3%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs571 4.8% 373 3.1% -34.7%
Social and recreational clubs409 3.4% 356 2.9% -13.0%
Post or organization of war veterans327 2.7% 250 2.1% -23.5%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations690 5.8% 504 4.2% -27.0%

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: 6.