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

  2003 2013  
  Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Number
of Orgs.
Percent
of All Orgs.
Pct.
Change
All Nonprofit Organizations27,778 100.0% 26,361 100.0% -5.1%
501(c)(3) Public Charities10,704 38.5% 11,551 43.8% 7.9%
501(c)(3) Private Foundations1,090 3.9% 983 3.7% -9.8%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations15,984 57.5% 13,827 52.5% -13.5%
Small community groups and partnerships, etc.UnknownNAUnknownNANA
501(c)(3) Public Charities10,704 38.5% 11,551 43.8% 7.9%
501(c)(3) Public Charities Registered with the IRS
(including registered congregations)
10,704 38.5% 11,551 43.8% 7.9%
Reporting Public Charities3,326 12.0% 4,296 16.3% 29.2%
Operating Public Charities2,690 9.7% 3,447 13.1% 28.1%
Supporting Public Charities636 2.3% 849 3.2% 33.5%
Non-Reporting, or with less than $25,000 in Gross Receipts7,378 26.6% 7,255 27.5% -1.7%
Congregations (about half are registered with IRS)*Unknown 0.0% Unknown 0.0% NA
501(c)(3) Private Foundations1,090 3.9% 983 3.7% -9.8%
Private Grantmaking (Non-Operating) Foundations1,044 3.8% 936 3.6% -10.3%
Private Operating Foundations46 0.2% 47 0.2% 2.2%
Other 501(c) Nonprofit Organizations15,984 57.5% 13,827 52.5% -13.5%
Civic leagues, social welfare orgs, etc.7,999 28.8% 8,019 30.4% 0.3%
Fraternal beneficiary societies2,373 8.5% 1,332 5.1% -43.9%
Business leagues, chambers of commerce, etc.1,150 4.1% 988 3.7% -14.1%
Labor, agricultural, horticultural orgs1,528 5.5% 1,215 4.6% -20.5%
Social and recreational clubs672 2.4% 513 1.9% -23.7%
Post or organization of war veterans1,425 5.1% 1,235 4.7% -13.3%
All Other Nonprofit Organizations837 3.0% 525 2.0% -37.3%

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.